These education tools are meant for patients and
visitors of patients placed on isolation precautions in
addition to the MDRO and MRSA educational sheets.
They may be reviewed in any format with the patient.
For example: by reviewing the content online (via a
computer on wheels), verbally reviewing the information,
or printing the handouts and giving them to the patients
Document use of these teaching sheets on the Patient
and Family Teaching Record.
OSHA has produced two new videos that feature
training and guidance on respirator safety. The
"Respiratory Safety" video shows healthcare workers how
to correctly put on and take off respirators, such as
N95s. The "Difference Between Respirators and
Surgical Masks" video explains the particular uses for
each one and how they prevent worker exposure to
infectious diseases. Viewers can watch both
English and Spanish versions by visiting the Department
of Labor's YouTube site.
Click here for the Department of Labor's YouTube site
After opening the above link, type “Respiratory
Safety” in the search box and press enter.
The video is changed on a monthly basis.