Term Health Related Personal Protective Products and Equipment
Code LH-5000.2980
Definition Programs that provide access to supplies that individuals might need as protection against contracting or spreading a contagious disease such as COVID-19, particularly in situations where social distancing is not an option, e.g., when they are grocery shopping, keeping a medical appointment or attending to other essential tasks where they will encounter other people or come into contact with surfaces that have not been disinfected. Also included are products that can be used for sanitation purposes around the home or office and equipment that is needed to protect health care professionals who are working closely with infected patients.
Created 4/2/20
Changed 7/2/20
Use References Health Emergency Related Personal Protective Products and Equipment
Health Emergency Related PPE
See Also References
External Classification Terms Health (CAN HC-300)
Health Care (AIRS HC-300)
Health Care Equipment & Supplies Provision (NPC E08.03)
Health Support (NTE E60)
Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases (UW 2.1.01.01)
Related Concepts Disaster Services
Facet Service
Comments
Bibliographic References "Corona Virus 2019 (COVID-109): Cleaning and Disinfection for Households: Interim Recommendations for U.S. Households with Suspected or Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)", Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website, https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/cleaning-disinfection.html

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