Contact Precautions

Contact precautions are intended to prevent transmission of pathogens spread by contact with an infected person, contaminated objects, or environmental surfaces.1 In the waiting room, greater than 3 feet of physical separation is recommended between infected and other patients.1 HCP must wear a gown and gloves for all interactions with the patient. The gown and gloves should be donned upon entering and removed before exiting the dental treatment room.1

dentalcare.com chat Let's get started!