QUIZ OF THE WEEK FOR APRIL 6, 2007

You have just come out of an isolation room with "Droplet Precautions". What is the correct order for removal of your Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)?

A) remove face shield, then gown, then gloves, then mask, then wash hands
B) remove mask, face shield, remove gown, remove gloves, then wash hands
C) remove gloves, then gown, then wash hands, then remove face shield, then remove mask and wash hands again
D) remove gloves, remove gown, remove face shield, remove mask, then wash hands

Gina Case, Clinical Educator, CCTC

 

 

Brenda Morgan
Clinical Nurse Specialist, CCTC
Last Update: April 6 , 2007

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