Detergents and hot water are adequate for routine cleaning of floors, beds and toilets. In case of spillage of blood or body fluids, the area should be cleaned with chlorine based disinfectant and followed by thorough cleaning with soap and hot water. Pour hypochlorite 1:10 on the site, clean with paper towels. Then pour hypochlorite solution again and clean. CIDEX can also be used.
All health care workers must be made conversant with universal Precautions
Post-exposure prophylaxis (See Section 13.3 for more details).