Use Personal Protective Equipment
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2020). Use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) When Caring for Patients with Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19.
This fact sheet dated 6/3/2020 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention highlights the need for and importance of healthcare personnel training and competency on the donning, doffing, care, maintenance and disposal of personal protective equipment. Access a poster for this resource at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/A_FS_HCP_COVID19_PPE_11x17.pdf. An illustration of the correct PPE requirement is available for download at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/COVID-19_PPE_illustrations-p.pdf