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241.331 Conditions for applicability of procedures.

Subdivision 1. Request for procedures. A corrections employee may request that the procedures of sections 241.33 to 241.342 be followed when the corrections employee may have experienced a significant exposure to an inmate.

Subd. 2. Conditions. The correctional facility shall follow the procedures in sections 241.33 to 241.342 when all of the following conditions are met:

(1) a licensed physician determines that a significant exposure has occurred following the protocol under section 241.341;

(2) the licensed physician for the corrections employee needs the inmate's bloodborne pathogens test results to begin, continue, modify, or discontinue treatment in accordance with the most current guidelines of the United States Public Health Service, because of possible exposure to a bloodborne pathogen; and

(3) the corrections employee consents to providing a blood sample for testing for a bloodborne pathogen.

HIST: 2000 c 422 s 28