Ep070: Safety and Infection Control  Standard Precautions  Understand Communicable Diseases

Ep070: Safety and Infection Control Standard Precautions Understand Communicable Diseases

Airborne – isolation room, negative pressure room, must wear appropriate mask and additional PPE (gown, gloves)

Measles
Varicella
Tuberculosis

Droplet – isolation room, surgical mask okay, gown, gloves

Meningitis
Pertussis
Pneumonia
Influenza

Contact – isolation room, gown and gloves

Colonized organism, or present of / infection with an MDRO
MRSA, VRE

Enteric – contact precautions . . .