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Table 1 Standardized rationale use of epidemic prevention PPE [1]

From: Intra-hospital preventive principles to protect frontline healthcare workers to overcome pandemic COVID-19 in Taiwan

Healthcare SettingsTarget personnelActivityRespiratorsGlovesGownsEye ProtectionHeadwear
Medical MaskRespiratory N95Surgical GlovesWater Proof GlovesFluid Repellent GownFluid Resistant GownWater Proof ApronGogglesFace Shields 
Administrative AreasAll staffsAdministrative TasksV         
Screening AreaStaffsScreening (Temperature/TOCC)V         
Outpatient Clinics (Consultation room)Healthcare WorkersConsultation Physical ExaminationsV         
TriageHealthcare WorkersPreliminary ScreeningV         
OrderliesTransport PatientsV V       
Other Area of patient transit (Wards)Healthcare WorkersProvide direct care VV V  V V
OrderliesTransport Patients VV V    V
LaboratoryOrderliesHandling samples and specimenV V       
Temporary Isolation Area (Wards)Healthcare WorkersProvide direct care VV  V  VV
CleanersCleaning Environment VV  V  VV
Central Sterile Services Department (CSSD)CSSD OperatorsCleaning Medical Equipment/SuppliesV  V  V VV