This document is to guide appropriate use of personal protective equipment (PPE) for health workers and formal (paid) carers of all levels in community health services and in-home care settings so that COVID-19 transmission risk is mitigated for:

  • people who are at increased risk of severe illness or adverse outcomes associated with exposure to COVID-19, and
  • healthcare and/or personal support worker/s.

Download now and read the full guide! It includes a table that outlines recommended PPE escalation according to risk of COVID-19 infections in community health services or in-home setting for healthcare and personal support workers.