Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Utilization

Any providers who work within two meters of patients and clients are to wear a surgical/procedure mask when they are providing services or direct care.

PPE during COVID-19 Pandemic, please see below guidance

IH

Physical Distancing at Work and the use of Masks
(New: July 14)

Latest Island Health Communication on PPE
Personal Protective Equipment 

(Last updated: April 15)

IH

PPE During COVID-19 Pandemic 

(Last updated: July 16)

CDC

Surgery infection prevention and control (IPC)

Emergency & Critical Care

IH AGMPs and PPE requirements
(Last Updated: June 17)

More PPE information

Clickhere Respirator Fit testing & Reporting
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Using and Reusing PPE 

Donning & Doffing Personal Protective Equipment

Clickhere Procurement of PPE