Occupational Exposure Hotline: Mitigate Workplace Risks

Fonemed's Occupational Exposure Hotline Provides Peace of Mind for any Business

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Occupational Exposure Hotline

Fonemed’s URAC award–winning Occupational Exposure Hotline provides a 24/7 Nurse Advice Line to assist and comfort individuals who have been exposed to bodily fluids, communicable diseases or environmental exposures, including pandemics and bioterrorism. This program applies to individual exposures provided by the guidelines and standards of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control, and OSHA.

Specially trained nurses operate Fonemed’s proprietary health management software and more than 1,200 CDC protocols to assess the severity of an exposure, recommend the most appropriate course of treatment, and guide the caller to a post-exposure program when appropriate.

By providing clinical intervention shortly after an incident, we seek to avoid long-term consequences that frequently accompany occupational exposures, whether from a needle prick, communicable disease, or environmental hazard.

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Occupational Exposure Hotline Services

  • Provide immediate risk assessment using CDC guidelines for occupational exposure
  • Complete a risk assessment to determine the need for surveillance, counseling and post-exposure prophylactic medications
  • Each exposure situation is evaluated on an individual basis because individual exposure incidents are unique
  • Assist exposed individuals through the process of reporting and managing their exposures
  • Transmission, with necessary procedures for protected health information, of detailed encounter report to treating healthcare provider, inclusive of source information when available
  • A regularly updated Occupation Exposure information database to make sure the best and most efficient processes are readily available to the exposed personnel.

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Our goal is to assist healthcare providers delivering patient-centered care benefit from increased trust from patients, improved care coordination and play a substantial role in delivering high quality care when and where it is needed most. If you are looking for a partner that can help improve your organization’s ability to deliver personalized and accountable care in a cost-effective manner, we would love to hear from you.