Videos - Biological Preparedness and Response


ISO-POD Update: AirBoss Defense Advantage

ISO-POD Update: AirBoss Defense Advantage

- Published: 08/25/2017 | Duration: 04:10

An ISOPOD is a device used in the transportation of a potentially infectious patient, either internally at a facility, or from one facility to another.

In this video Brittany Nordby, RN, BSN, EMT, Project Coordinator for HEROES, provides an explanation of the new features found on the latest generation of ISO-POD manufactured by AirBoss Defense.

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - PAPR Level - Doffing

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - PAPR Level - Doffing

- Published: 10/31/2015 | Duration: 16:01

In this video we demonstrate the steps involved when doffing Biological PPE for Ebola patient care as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit. It may be necessary to adapt these steps to meet your own organizations policies and procedures.

This video focuses on the use of a Suit and PAPR as Personal Protective Equipment.

The doffing process is a step-by-step process that ensures good infection control and safety.

All steps should be done systematically and in the correct order.

A doffing partner should assure all equipment is properly applied.

You can download a printable version of the PAPR Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - PAPR Level - Donning

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - PAPR Level - Donning

- Published: 10/31/2015 | Duration: 11:31

In this video we demonstrate the steps involved when donning Biological PPE for Ebola patient care as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit. It may be necessary to adapt these steps to meet your own organizations policies and procedures.

This video focuses on the use of a Suit and PAPR as Personal Protective Equipment.

The donning process is a step-by-step process that ensures good infection control and safety.

All steps should be done systematically and in the correct order.

A donning partner should assure all equipment is properly applied.

You can download a printable version of the PAPR Level Donning steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Doffing

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Doffing

- Published: 10/24/2014 | Duration: 09:48

In this video we demonstrate the steps involved when doffing Biological PPE for Ebola patient care as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit.

A doffing partner should verbally cue and support the doffing process.

The doffing partner wears the same level of PPE as the doffer.

You can download a printable version of the High Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Donning

Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Donning

- Published: 10/24/2014 | Duration: 08:11

In this video we demonstrate the steps involved when donning Biological PPE for Ebola patient care as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit.

The donning process is a step-by-step process that ensures good infection control and safety.

All steps should be done systematically and in the correct order.

A donning partner should assure all equipment is properly applied.

You can download a printable version of the High Level Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.

ISOPOD Basics: Patient Care

ISOPOD Basics: Patient Care

- Published: 03/06/2013 | Duration: 04:24

An ISOPOD is a device used in the transportation of a potentially infectious patient, either internally at a facility, or from one facility to another.

In this video Beth Beam, RN, MSN, Project Coordinator for HEROES and Director of Education for the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit, provides an introduction to patient care while being transported in an ISOPOD.

ISOPOD Basics: IRT Model

ISOPOD Basics: IRT Model

- Published: 02/26/2013 | Duration: 09:55

 An ISOPOD is a device used in the transportation of a potentially infectious patient, either internally at a facility, or from one facility to another.

In this video Beth Beam, RN, MSN, Project Coordinator for HEROES and Director of Education for the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit, provides a basic overview of the assembly and use of the ISOPOD manufactured by Immediate Response Technologies (IRT).

 

ISOPOD Basics: TVI Model

ISOPOD Basics: TVI Model

- Published: 02/19/2013 | Duration: 10:29

An ISOPOD is a device used in the transportation of a potentially infectious patient, either internally at a facility, or from one facility to another.

In this video Beth Beam, RN, MSN, Project Coordinator for HEROES and Director of Education for the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit, provides a basic overview of the assembly and use of the ISOPOD manufactured by the TVI Corporation.

Body Sealer Basics

Body Sealer Basics

- Published: 07/24/2012 | Duration: 06:47

Introduction to the use of Body Sealer equipment used in the containment of bio-hazardous remains.

This video was produced in collaboration with the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit at The Nebraska Medical Center (nebraskamed.com) and describes procedures used within that facility. You may need to change your use of the Body Sealer depending on the needs of your organization.

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: ILC Dover Sentinel XL

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: ILC Dover Sentinel XL

- Published: 02/03/2012 | Duration: 04:01

Demonstration of how to assemble and test an ILC Dover Sentinel XL PAPR unit.

Disclaimer: The following video depicts equipment commonly used in Nebraska hospitals. HEROES does not support any one manufacturer over another. Always refer to the manufacturer's directions for the complete instructions when using any powered air purifying respirator.

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: 3M Air-Mate

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: 3M Air-Mate

- Published: 02/03/2012 | Duration: 02:18

Demonstration of how to assemble and test a 3M Air-Mate PAPR unit.

Disclaimer: The following video depicts equipment commonly used in Nebraska hospitals. HEROES does not support any one manufacturer over another. Always refer to the manufacturer's directions for the complete instructions when using any powered air purifying respirator.

Hospital PPE - Infection Control: Donning

Hospital PPE - Infection Control: Donning

- Published: 10/09/2009 | Duration: 04:56

Developed in conjunction with The Nebraska Medical Center following guidelines provided by The Centers for Disease Control (CDC),  Hospital Personal Protective Equipment: Donning describes the correct doffing sequences of recommended equipment.

This video is part of a two video series.  Hospital Personal Protective Equipment: Doffing is also available on the HEROES website and YouTube channel.

Hospital PPE - Infection Control: Doffing

Hospital PPE - Infection Control: Doffing

- Published: 10/09/2009 | Duration: 03:17

Developed in conjunction with The Nebraska Medical Center following guidelines provided by The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Hospital  Personal Protective Equipment: Doffing describes the correct doffing sequences of recommended equipment.

This video is part of a two video series.  Hospital Personal Protective Equipment: Donning is also available on the HEROES website and YouTube channel.

Half Mask Respirator II: Gross Decon, Reassembly and Storage

Half Mask Respirator II: Gross Decon, Reassembly and Storage

- Published: 01/03/2012 | Duration: 08:03

Demonstration of the correct steps involved in gross decontamination, reassembly and storage of a half mask respirator.

Some steps refer to specific UNMC policies and procedures and may need to be altered for your organization.

Half Mask Respirator III: Light Decon and Storage

Half Mask Respirator III: Light Decon and Storage

- Published: 12/12/2011 | Duration: 02:56

Demonstration of the correct procedures involved in the light decontamination of a half mask respirator.

Some steps refer to specific UNMC policies and procedures and may need to be altered for your organization.

Half Mask Respirator I: Donning, Doffing and Fit Check

Half Mask Respirator I: Donning, Doffing and Fit Check

- Published: 12/12/2011 | Duration: 04:19

Demonstration of the correct procedures involved in the donning, doffing and fit testing of a half mask respirator.

Some steps refer to specific UNMC policies and procedures and may need to be altered for your organization.

Hospital PPE - Infection Control: Donning and Doffing

Hospital PPE - Infection Control: Donning and Doffing

- Published: 10/09/2009 | Duration: 10:44

Developed in conjunction with The Nebraska Medical Center following guidelines provided by The Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Proper use of Healthcare Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) describes the correct donning and doffing sequences of recommended equipment.

This video is one part of a three part Interactive Learning Module (ILM) available on the HEROES website.

Activation - A Nebraska Medical Center Biocontainment Unit Story

Activation - A Nebraska Medical Center Biocontainment Unit Story

- Published: 09/23/2008 | Duration: 24:53

Activation describes the identification, containment and treatment of an infectious disease during a fictitious event, resulting in the activation of the Biocontainment Unit at the Nebraska Medical Center.