COVID-19: Optimizing Healthcare Personal Protective Equipment and Supplies

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

If you missed this very informative September 24, 2020 ASPR TRACIE webinar, the on-demand recording and handout (81 slides) for COVID-19: Optimizing Healthcare Personal Protective Equipment and Supplies is now available.

The slide deck provides the link to the recording at the top of the title slide.  Complete a quick registration then proceed to the recording.

This is an excellent webinar that focuses on 3 topics:

• Federal authorities and COVID-19

• NIOSH activities supporting respirator supply optimization

• Healthcare and related applications standards gaps supporting supply optimization

Slide #23 provides considerations for selecting respirators:

Also, differences between masks and respirators is visually illustrated on Slide #30:

The webinar and corresponding slide deck provide many important references and resources.  Please review and share with your colleagues.