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Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP)

Universal Healthcare offers employers outstanding post-exposure prophylaxis (PEP) services for employees who have been exposed to hazardous biological agents (HBAs) in the workplace.

Exposure may occur in the form of a needle stick injury (NSI) or through a splash or spill (for example, an eye splash). Universal Healthcare offers a range of services and interventions to ensure a timeous and appropriate response to any possible exposure to an HBA. We also offer employees support services such as confidential counselling.

Post exposure prophylaxis services include:

  • 24-hour counselling and advice
  • Intake and incident management
  • Initiation of PEP starter pack medication
  • Adherence counselling
  • HIV pre-test counselling
  • Pathology screening
  • Referrals to HIV specialists when indicated
  • Provision of the remainder of PEP medication when indicated
  • Confidential reporting

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