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Employer Responsibilities in PEP Management to Prevent HIV Infection Following an Occupational Exposure

NYSDOH AIDS Institute, June 2020 Requirements: Organizations that employ health professionals or others who are at risk for occupational exposure to blood, body fluids, or other potentially infectious materials are generally required to establish policies and procedures that guide the management of such exposures. Employers must conform to the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard (OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard … Continue reading “Employer Responsibilities in PEP Management to Prevent HIV Infection Following an Occupational Exposure”

Preferred and Alternative PEP Regimens

Lead author: Elliot DeHaan, MD, with the Medical Care Criteria Committee; November 2021 Preferred PEP Regimens for Patients Who Weigh ≥40 kg The medications that comprise the recommended PEP regimens (and substitutions) listed in Table 2: Preferred Post-Exposure Prophylaxis Regimen for Patients Who Weigh ≥40 kg, below, have favorable adverse effect profiles, fewer potential drug-drug … Continue reading “Preferred and Alternative PEP Regimens”