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Hospital PPE - Infection Control: Donning and Doffing

by Beth L. Beam, PhD, RN.

- Published: 10/09/2009 | Running Time: 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.

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After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Identify the proper equipment that is used for standard personal protective equipment
  • Understand the proper sequence of donning and doffing standard personal protective equipment
  • Recognize the importance of when to remove respiratory protection during the doffing process

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