2.As used in this act:
"Commissioner" means the Commissioner of Health.
"Department" means the Department of Health.
"Needle stick injury" means the parenteral introduction into the body of a health care worker of blood or other potentially infectious material by a needle or other sharp device during the worker's performance of health care duties in a health care facility.
L.1999, c.311, s.2; amended 2012, c.17, s.166.