COVID-19 Personal Protection Management

COVID-19 Personal Protection Management

We are sharing some protection COVID-19 Personal Protection Management.

Protection Level Protective Equipment Scope of Application
Level I protection
· Disposable surgical cap
· Disposable surgical mask
· Work uniform
· Disposable latex gloves or/and disposable isolation clothing if necessary
· Pre-examination triage,
general outpatient
department Pre-examination triage, general outpatient department
Level II
protection
· Disposable surgical cap
· Medical protective mask (N95)
· Work uniform
· Disposable medical protective
uniform
· Disposable latex gloves · Goggles
· Fever outpatient department
· Isolation ward area (including isolated
intensive ICU)
· Non-respiratory specimen examination
of suspected/confirmed patients
· Imaging examination of suspected/
confirmed patients
· Cleaning of surgical instruments used
with suspected/confirmed patients
Level III
protection
· Disposable surgical cap
· Medical protective mask (N95)
· Work uniform
· Disposable medical protective
uniform
· Disposable latex gloves
· Full-face respiratory protective
devices or powered air-purify
ing respirator
· When the staff performs operations
such as tracheal intubation,
tracheotomy, broncho-fibro scope,
gastroenterological endoscope, etc.,
during which, the suspected/confirmed
patients may spray or splash respiratory
secretions or body fluids/blood
· When the staff performs surgery and
an autopsy for confirmed/suspected
patients
· When the staff carries out NAT for COVID-19

Notes:

  1. All staff at the healthcare facilities must wear medical surgical masks;
  2. All staff working in the emergency department, an outpatient department of infectious diseases, outpatient department of respiratory care, department of stomatology or endoscopic examination
    room (such as gastrointestinal endoscopy, bronchofibroscopy, laryngoscopy, etc.) must upgrade their surgical masks to medical protective masks (N95) based on Level I protection;
  3. Staff must wear a protective face screen based on Level II protection while collecting respiratory specimens from suspected/confirmed patients.

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