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  1. Under the “Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988,” the EPA conducted a model waste management program and concluded that ______________________.
  1. Which of the following federal agencies is responsible for safe and healthy working conditions?
  1. All of the following statements with respect to the responsibilities of an Office medical Waste manager are correct except which one? The Office Medical Waste Manager ______________________.
  1. Waste generated in healthcare facilities may be categorized as ______________________.
  1. Based on the OSHA definition, RMW generated in oral healthcare settings may include ______________________.
  1. All of the following are considered preventive measures to minimize occupational exposure to RMW except which one?
  1. All of the following statements with respect to waste segregation and office waste are correct except which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to medical waste are correct except which one?
  1. As many as one-third of all sharps injuries occur during the disposal process as a result of ______________________.
  1. OSHA mandates that ______________________.
  1. NIOSH recommends ______________________.
  1. Which of the following statements about the sharps disposal container is correct?
  1. Which of the following statements related to the safe handling of contaminated needles is correct?
  1. All of the following statements related to solid RMW are correct except which one?
  1. All of the following statements related to liquid RMW generated by suctioning during surgical procedures are correct except which one?
  1. All of the following statements about storing RMW prior to disposal are correct except which one?
  1. All of the following statements relative to the disposal of RMW are correct except which one?
  1. All of the following statements relative to off-site shipping of RMW for treatment and disposal are correct except which one?
  1. Which of the following statements related to recordkeeping, reporting, and tracking of RMW is correct?
  1. Which of the following statements related to spills of infectious material is correct?