260.001 Infectious Waste Management


Infectious Waste Management: The Texas Medical Association, through the American Medical Association, supports the use of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's standard precautions and the Environmental Protection Agency's Model Guidelines for State Medical Waste Management as models for other federal agencies' rules, and opposes adoption of rules that conflict with these generally accepted standards (Council on Health Facilities, p 105, A-90; amended CM-ID Rep. 2-I-00; reaffirmed CHSO Rep. 1-A-10).

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October 07, 2016