Human Blood/Body Fluid Exposure

Gainesville Needle Stick Hotline

For ALL Human Blood or Body Fluid exposures in the Gainesville area

  • call 1 866 477-6824 (OUCH) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Jacksonville UF employees

  • go to the Employee Health Office in Suite 505, Tower 1, 5th and Jefferson
    from 7 AM to 4:30 PM. After hours go to the ER

If you are on an off-site rotation further than one-hour travel time from UF,

  • seek care at the nearest medical facility.


Contact Information

  • Biological Safety Officer – Sharon Judge (
  • EH&S Telephone number: (352) 392-1591