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Queensland Health have developed Pandemic Response Guidance around the use of Personal protective equipment (PPE) in Residential Aged Care and Disability accommodation service.
Donning and fit checking of respirators and use of PPE. These videos below are divided into the three categories of airborne, contact and droplet precautions.
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This fact sheet provides recommendations to help you optimise the use of PPE while ensuring the safety of you, your patients and the general practice team.
Shared patient equipment and the healthcare environment must undergo routine cleaning and disinfection as required as part of the standard or transmission-based precautions. This page outlines cleaning and disinfecting of shared patient care equipment.
Standard precautions information page
The RACGP has developed a new fact sheet to support general practices in the event of a COVID-19 case in the practice team. The resource addresses:
This is a guide for healthcare workers involved in patient care activities in a healthcare setting. It aims to show the type of personal protective equipment or PPE needed to correctly protect oneself.
This fact sheet describes the steps you should take in the first 24 hours following the identification of a COVID-19 positive case.