Personal protective equipment (PPE) is there to protect you from infectious diseases while caring for patients. Since the equipment itself can come in contact with harmful contaminants, it’s important to know how to remove and discard after use. Learn from Technician Training Specialist Jessica Waters-Miller, CVT, about one of the ways to safely remove PPE.
Guide one: https://www.atdove.org/video/how-to-remove-personal-protective-equipment-cdc-guide-1
Guide two: https://www.atdove.org/video/how-to-remove-personal-protective-equipment-cdc-guide-2
Know your PPE for COVID-19: Use Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) When Caring for Patients with Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19 Fact sheet: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/downloads/A_FS_HCP_COVID19_PPE.pdf