Please read the following information carefully.
APRONS/ FULL GOWNS
Recently, we’ve had a number of calls concerning PPE – regarding the use of aprons and gowns.
See below visual guide and take note of the following:
Disposable aprons are worn when dealing with confirmed or suspected Covid-19 cases.
Long sleeved fluid repellent gowns are worn during Aerosol Generating Procedures (i.e suctioning).
VISUAL GUIDE TO SAFE PPE – download and print
When do you wear a surgical face mask or FFP3 respirator mask? Read guide here.
All hospitals and care facilities must adhere to these guides. Please be reminded: DO NOT WEAR YOUR UNIFORM INTO WORK (EVEN IF YOU DRIVE). YOU MUST CHANGE AT HOSPITAL OR CARE FACILITY. AL
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
For further questions about PPE check out the list of FAQs here.
If you have concerns about PPE, please call and speak to HLR Management.