• FDA says HCP can transition away from reusing disposable respirators

    1 month ago - By Healio

    The FDA recommended that facilities begin to move away from “crisis capacity conservation measures” implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic, such as reusing decontaminated respirators.
    “Based on the increased domestic supply of new respirators approved by the CDC's National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health currently available to facilitate this transition, the FDA and CDC believe there is adequate supply of respirators to transition away from use of decontamination and bioburden reduction systems,” the FDA stated in a letter issued to health
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  • FDA: Time to Move Away From Using Decontaminated Respirators

    FDA: Time to Move Away From Using Decontaminated Respirators

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Domestic supplies for new respirators have increased, so the decontaminated disposable versions should be used only when new ones aren't available.
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