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Personal protective equipment (PPE)

Queensland clinicians should use this information to keep patients, colleagues and themselves safe and to reduce and rationalise the use of PPE.

Latest updates

Note: From 4pm AEST Friday 8 October 2021, all Queensland LGAs should enact "low risk" PPE usage in all settings except fever clinics, which will remain at "moderate risk".

*The Escalation of personal protective equipment usage in healthcare delivery, community health and care services, in-home care settings, and for healthcare delivery in correctional services documents have been combined into one document.

Vaccine PPE requirements

Other PPE guidance documents

Applying PPE safely

COVID: Correct use of PPE from Metro North HHS on Vimeo.

Fit checks and fit testing resources

Related links

Information for consumers, including current advice on the number of confirmed cases in Queensland, can be found at COVID-19 coronavirus information for Queenslanders.

Last updated: 13 September 2021