Toolkit: PPE Conservation
HealthTrust applauds our members’ efforts to conserve PPE, and we appreciate the eagerness to learn of other leading practices. To help with these efforts, we have compiled a PPE Conservation Toolkit with a checklist, supporting information, guidance, training aids and templates. (Download by clicking on the corresponding blue buttons below.)
PPE Conservation Toolkit: Overview & Checklist
Facility PPE Task Force Guidance | A PPE Task Force is a facility-led collaborative team created to reduce clinical practice variation in the use of PPE and other critical supplies by enforcing CDC guidance and reducing product waste while maintaining patient outcomes. Learn best practices for establishing a PPE Task Force for your facility by accessing this document.
Centralized Storage & Control of PPE — Guidance & Considerations for Supply Chain | Given the surge in utilization of PPE, supply chain leaders are deploying extreme conservation measures. Centralized receipt, storage and control of these precious commodities is essential to assure appropriate use and protect from hoarding or theft by staff and visitors.
Communication Plan Template | Template to help establish an effective communication plan for PPE Conservation
Clinical Resources: For a Compilation of Clinical Considerations for Policies on PPE and Comprehensive Training, visit the PPE Toolkit Appendix.