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Videos present the basic educational content for a module. Videos can be downloaded for inclusion in your organization's LMS - look for the Download Media section on each video.

Procedural & Surgical Mask Guidance

Procedural & Surgical Mask Guidance

- Published: 05/18/2020 | Duration: 06:11

Correct donning, doffing and reuse techniques when using procedure and/or surgical masks is essential in helping to prevent contamination from, and the spread of pathogens of concen.

This video demonstrates these techniques including mask storage via paper towels and paper bags when being used in a limited reuse situation.

Additional information on paper bag storage can be found in the Nebraska Medicine video "Proper Donning & Doffing of Procedural and Surgical Masks".

Face Coverings for Public Use

Face Coverings for Public Use

- Published: 05/18/2020 | Duration: 06:26

In this video, we’ll discuss important points for safe use of cloth face coverings.

Respirators and surgical masks are important tools for health care providers. Cloth face coverings allow non-healthcare providers to stay safe without impacting critical health care supplies during a pandemic or epidemic in our community.

Wearing cloth face coverings will contain most droplets that are spread during common activities such as talking, singing, coughing and sneezing.

The CDC website provides additional information about creating your own cloth face coverings.

N95 Respirator Limited Reuse - Healthcare Professionals Providing Clinical Care

N95 Respirator Limited Reuse - Healthcare Professionals Providing Clinical Care

- Published: 03/27/2020 | Duration: 08:12

In this video we demonstrate potential approaches for donning and doffing of an N95 filtering facepiece respirator in a Limited Reuse situation. This video was developed based on the CDC guidelines for NIOSH approved N95 respirators.

Please note: During this extraordinary time of the COVID-19 pandemic, institutions are developing methods to extend wear and reuse N95 respirators. These methods are needed in order to preserve the supply of N95 respirators for patient care. The information in this video should not be interpreted to contradict facility-specific directions and special decontamination and reuse programs.

For the full set of guidelines please visit the following CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/topics/hcwcontrols/recommendedguidanceextuse.html

N95 Disposable Filtering Facepiece Respirator: Donning & Doffing

N95 Disposable Filtering Facepiece Respirator: Donning & Doffing

- Published: 02/12/2020 | Duration: 05:16

In this video we demonstrate the critical safety steps involved in correctly donning and doffing an N95 disposable filtering facepiece respirator, and how to perform a seal check prior to rendering patient care in any setting. We also show the most common mistakes made when placing the straps on your head.

In the early phases of a novel infection, airborne protection is commonly used. In order to protect first responders and healthcare providers from exposure to airborne and novel pathogens, the correct use of an N95 respirator is an important first step.

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 AirMate

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Biological: 3M AirMate

- 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.

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.

Interactive Learning Modules can either present new material, or be games or quizzes that test your understanding of material in one of our videos.

There are currently no Interactive Learning Modules for this section of the Learning Center. Check back later though - we're always adding new content.

Printed Handouts provide a quick reference guide to material presented in videos or interactive modules. They are provided as PDF files for you to download and print for use in your organization.

N95 Disposable Filtering Facepiece Respirator

PPE: N95 Respirator - Donning & Doffing

- Published: 02/12/2020

Knowing the correct order for Donning (putting on) and Doffing (taking off) your N95 Disposable Filtering Facepiece Respirator is vital in the fight to stop the spread of infectious diseases transmitted via the airborne route. To help you remember these steps we've prepared this poster that you can download, print and distribute around your facility.

Hospital PPE - Donning

Hospital PPE: Infection Control - Donning

- Published: 10/09/2009

Knowing the correct order for Donning (putting on) your Hospital Infection Control Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is vital in the fight to stop the spread of infectious diseases like the COVID-19 virus. To help you remember these steps we've prepared these posters that you can download, print and distribute around your facility.

N95 Disposable Filtering Facepiece Respirator

Hospital PPE: Infection Control - Doffing

- Published: 10/09/2009

Knowing the correct order for Doffing (taking off) your Hospital Infection Control Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is vital in the fight to stop the spread of infectious diseases like the COVID-19virus. To help you remember these steps we've prepared these posters that you can download, print and distribute around your facility.

N95 Disposable Filtering Facepiece Respirator

Hospital PPE: Infection Control - Donning & Doffing

- Published: 10/09/2009

Knowing the correct order for Donning (putting on) and Doffing (taking off) your Hospital Infection Control Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is vital in the fight to stop the spread of infectious diseases like the COVID-19 virus. To help you remember these steps we've prepared these posters that you can download, print and distribute around your facility.