Personal Protective Equipment

Infection Preventionists Prepare to Ride the Second Wave of COVID

June 17, 2020

Those of us in healthcare and infection prevention must focus on sustainable efforts to combat COVID-19. How do we maintain readiness and response without burnout? There’s no solid answer to this, but a big piece really goes into the establishment of plans and education. 

COVID-19 Lesson: How IPs Can Ensure We Never Run Out of PPE Again

June 10, 2020

In many cases, the relationship between IP and the supply chain department is passive and fluctuates with emergencies or new products. What if, though, we worked to have a more proactive relationship that involved weekly meetings regarding the level of supplies, like PPE?

What the COVID-19 Pandemic Teaches Infection Preventionists

June 01, 2020

Infection prevention sustainability isn’t easy and everyone is exhausted, but now is the time that practice makes permanent.