Ebola News


Feb

16

2015
How to Safely Put on PPE, Selected Equipment: N95 and Gown

How to Safely Put on PPE, Selected Equipment: N95 and Gown

This video demonstrates the procedure described in CDC guidance for donning (i.e., putting on) personal protective equipment (PPE) for all healthcare providers entering the room of a patient hospitalized with known or suspected Ebola virus disease. It assumes the healthcare provider will be using an N95 and Gown.


Feb

16

2015
How to Safely Put on PPE, Selected Equipment: PAPR and Coverall

How to Safely Put on PPE, Selected Equipment: PAPR and Coverall

This video demonstrates the procedure described in CDC guidance for donning (i.e., putting on) personal protective equipment (PPE) for all healthcare providers entering the room of a patient hospitalized with known or suspected Ebola virus disease. It assumes the healthcare provider will be using a PAPR and Coverall.


Feb

16

2015
How to Safely Take off PPE, Selected Equipment: N95 and Coverall

How to Safely Take off PPE, Selected Equipment: N95 and Coverall

This video demonstrates the procedure described in CDC guidance for doffing (i.e., removing) personal protective equipment (PPE) for all healthcare providers entering the room of a patient hospitalized with known or suspected Ebola virus disease. It assumes the healthcare provider is using an N95 and Coverall.


Feb

16

2015
How to Serve as the Trained Observer (Entire Video)

How to Serve as the Trained Observer (Entire Video)

This video discusses the roles and responsibilities of Trained Observers. A Trained Observer is a clinician, most likely an infection prevention professional, nurse, or physician, whose sole responsibility is to guide healthcare workers as they don (put on) and doff (take off) personal protective equipment (PPE) for caring for a suspect or confirmed Ebola patient. When acting as a Trained Observer you will not be...

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