Infection Prevention and Control

Routine Practices

Routine Practices include:

  • Hand Hygiene

  • PPE if there is a risk of contamination of skin or clothing by exposure to microorganisms, body fluids or contaminated equipment

  • Cleaning of patient care equipment between patients and prior to removal from the patient care environment.

Additional Precautions

Contact

  • Gown

  • Gloves

Droplet contact

  • Gown

  • Gloves

  • Mask

  • Eye protection or face shield

Airborne

  • N95 fit tested mask

Droplet

  • Eye protection or face shield and mask