Personal Protective Equipment for Healthcare Workers in LTC
This video was created to assist healthcare providers who are entering long-term care units to provide care to patients during the COVID-19 pandemic. Healthcare workers are practicing putting on and taking off personal protective equipment safely so as not to contaminate themselves.
Written by: Jennifer Dale-Tam (Nurse Educator and Simulation Educator, The Ottawa Hospital), Dr. Glenn Posner (Obstetrician/Gynecologist and Medical Director, TOH Simulation Patient Safety Program and University of Ottawa Skills & Simulation Centre)
In partnership with: Jennifer Thornhill Verma (Senior Director, Corporate Strategy & Development, Canadian Foundation For Healthcare Improvement), Paula Doering (Senior Vice-President of Clinical Programs, Bruyère), Jennifer Zelmer (President & CEO, Canadian Foundation For Healthcare Improvement), Julie Drury (Strategic Lead, Patient Partnerships, Canadian Foundation For Healthcare Improvement), Dr. Jerry Maniate (VP Education, The Ottawa Hospital)