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PPE and patient management
This section has links to the up-to-date guidance healthcare professionals need to respond to coronavirus (COVID-19) in relation to infection prevention and control recommendations to ensure our staff are protected and our hospitals remain safe now, and in the future.
Important note: There are further documents and advice for staff on our Newcastle Hospitals’ intranet site including management and cohorting guidance which staff should continue to refer to as a key resource.
PPE – Frequently asked questions
Public Health England has produced this useful Frequently Asked Questions guide on PPE
When to wear a mask
Trust guidance for management of COVID-19
Cleaning advice for iPads and phones
Cleaning & Decontamination of the Patient Environment Healthcare Equipment Policy