Administration of Medications within Occupational Health and Infection Control

Medical Directive ID: 
Lead Contact Person: 
Rhodora Laylo, Coordinator Infection Safety
Physician/Nurse Lead: 
Dr. Elaine Thurgood
Occupational Health and Safety Services
Approval By: 
Medical Advisory Committee
Original Effective Date: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Revised Date: 
Friday, August 14, 2020
To Be Reviewed Date: 
Monday, August 14, 2023
This Medical Directive Applies to the following sites: 
All SJH sites

This Order provides the authority to the Occupational Health Nurse (OHN) to administer specific medications for emergency care, first aid and/or infection control measures within St. Joseph’s Health Care London (St. Joseph’s) health care workers (HCWs).

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SurnameKnown ByDate Signed
ThurgoodElaineOct 8 2020 10:11:25:530AM