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Biological PPE: Ebola Virus Disease - High Level - Doffing

by Beth L. Beam, PhD, RN. Angela Vasa, MSN, RN, CCRN. Kathleen C. Boulter, MPH, BAN (HONS), RN.


- Published: 10/24/2014 | Running Time: 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.

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After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Understand the process of doffing High-Level biological PPE
  • Recognize the equipment needed for doffing High-Level Biological PPE
  • Describe the role of the doffing partner

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