CHA News Article

CDPH Updates Guidance on Use of PPE With Ebola Patients in Inpatient Setting

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) yesterday issued the attached guidance, updating California-specific personal protection equipment recommendations for health care workers caring for patients with the Ebola virus disease. The update supersedes previously revised guidance dated Nov. 25, 2014. Cal/OSHA is currently reviewing its guidance in light of the new CDPH recommendations, and CHA expects further revisions to the Cal/OSHA guidance. CHA will keep members informed of any changes through CHA News.