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Personal Protective Equipment


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.

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Suit Support

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Suit Support

- Published: 03/31/2018 | Duration: 06:36

Suit support personnel are a vital part of a decon team. In addition to assisting with the donning and doffing of team members PPE, they also help with such tasks as taking vital signs, and ensuring decon team members are properly hydrated.

In this video we demonstrate Donning the equipment for suit support personnel.

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Level C 3M Breathe Easy - Doffing

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Level C 3M Breathe Easy - Doffing

- Published: 03/31/2018 | Duration: 06:37

After a decon team member has assisted in the process of chemical decontamination, their personal protective equipment must be taken off in a controlled step-by-step process.

In this video we demonstrate the steps for Doffing Level C Chemical Personal Protective Equipment with a 3M Breathe Easy PAPR

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Level C 3M Breathe Easy - Donning

Chemical Decontamination PPE: Level C 3M Breathe Easy - Donning

- Published: 03/31/2018 | Duration: 09:42

Decon operations team members often wear Level C Chemical PPE when attending to a patient requiring chemical decontamination.

In this video we demonstrate the steps for Donning Level C Chemical Personal Protective Equipment with a 3M Breathe Easy PAPR

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.

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Chemical: 3M Breathe Easy

PAPR Assembly and Testing - Level C Chemical: 3M Breathe Easy

- Published: 06/05/2012 | Duration: 04:47

Demonstration of how to assemble and test a 3M Breath Easy 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: 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.

PPE: Chemical Level B - Donning

PPE: Chemical Level B - Donning

- Published: 05/12/2011 | Duration: 07:34

Demonstration of the correct steps involved in donning Chemical Level B Personal Protective Equipment.

This video was produced in collaboration with Omaha Metropolitan Medical Response System (OMMRS). Some steps refer to specific OMMRS policies and procedures and may need to be altered for your organization.

PPE: Chemical Level B - Doffing

PPE: Chemical Level B - Doffing

- Published: 05/12/2011 | Duration: 06:04

Demonstration of the correct steps involved in doffing Chemical Level B Personal Protective Equipment.

This video was produced in collaboration with Omaha Metropolitan Medical Response System (OMMRS). Some steps refer to specific OMMRS policies and procedures and may need to be altered for your organization.

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.

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

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: High Level - Doffing

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: High Level - Doffing

- Published: 03/09/2017

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when doffing PAPR Level Biological PPE for Ebola patient care, as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit and demonstrated in the accompanying video.

Remember:

  • 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.

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: PAPR Level - Doffing

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: PAPR Level - Doffing

- Published: 03/09/2017

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when doffing PAPR Level Biological PPE for Ebola patient care, as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit and demonstrated in the accompanying video.

Remember:

  • 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.

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: High Level - Donning

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: High Level - Donning

- Published: 03/09/2017

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when donning High Level Biological PPE for Ebola patient care, as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit and demonstrated in the accompanying video.

Remember:

  • 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.

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: PAPR Level - Donning

PPE for Ebola Patient Care: PAPR Level - Donning

- Published: 03/09/2017

In this module we test your knowledge of the steps involved when donning PAPR Level Biological PPE for Ebola patient care, as used by the Nebraska Biocontainment Patient Care Unit and demonstrated in the accompanying video.

Remember:

  • 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 Doffing steps from the Printed Materials section of the HEROES website.