Needle Sticks and Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure

Infection Control

  • All students are included in the policies of SIU School of Medicine as approved by the ICSC.

Needle Sticks & Bloodborne Pathogens Exposure

  • During work hours: From 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., immediately call the ID Nurse at 217-545-8970, pager # 217-492-2446, located at 201 East Madison, 3rd floor.
  • After hours, on Weekends, or on Holidays: Call the SIU Answering Service at 217-545-8000 and have them page the ID physician on call.
  • Please review the Exposure Procedure Sheet.