The CDC updated it’s guidelines for managing PPE resources when PPE shortages exist. The strategy is based upon three tiers:
1. Conventional Capacity ( Normal Capacity)
2. Contingency Capacity
3. Crisis Capacity
The guidelines provide detailed information regarding what PPE can be re-used and how that equipment should be managed.
Click the link to access the resource. CDC Guidelines PPE Shortage Management Strategies 7.23.20-OTR8.6.20