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ISOPOD Basics: IRT Model

by Beth L. Beam, PhD, RN.

- Published: 02/26/2013 | Running Time: 09:55

 An ISOPOD is a device used in the transportation of a potentially infectious patient, either internally at a facility, or from one facility to another.

In this video Beth Beam, RN, MSN, Project Coordinator for HEROES and Director of Education for the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit, provides a basic overview of the assembly and use of the ISOPOD manufactured by Immediate Response Technologies (IRT).


Learning Objectives

After completing this module you will be able to:

  • Understand the process of assembling the IRT ISOPOD
  • Understand the basic components and functions of the IRT ISOPOD
  • Recognize the access ports of the IRT ISOPOD

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