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Hospital PPE - Infection Control: Doffing

by Beth L. Beam, PhD, RN.

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

Learning Objectives

After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Understand why doffing should be done in a controlled intentional manner
  • Understand the proper sequence of doffing standard personal protective equipment
  • Recognize the importance of when to remove respiratory protection during the doffing process

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