Cautions When Caring for Patients

(1) Exposure countermeasures when processing excrement and vomit

If excreted into a toilet

When using in-bed excretion and portable toilets

When excreting into a diaper

When a urinary catheter has been inserted

Handling a stoma pouch

Handling bodily fluids

Handling vomit

(2) Exposure countermeasures when processing soiled linens

When replacing linens soiled with the bodily fluids of the patient

For in-home patients

(3) Exposure countermeasures when disposing of contaminants

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