Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Policy and Procedure #8
This policy has been updated to reflect the updated guidance from PHE/UK Government (April 6th). This policy has been updated to highlight when PPE must be worn and the need to risk assess and the specific scenarios when PPE must be worn. It includes links to key documents and PPE videos. The impact of this policy has been raised to critical. PHE Health Protection Team in regions are producing their own care home packs and these vary from national guidance, they are also running local webinars to support providers. This policy will need amending as regional guidance varies.