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CDC relaxes masking requirements in health care settings

CDC relaxes masking requirements in health care settings

Utrecht/Action Press/Zuma Fight against misinformation: Register for free Mother Jones Daily newsletter and follow the news that matters. Friday, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention has quietly updated its masking policy and removed its recommendation for universal masking in health care settings, The hill reports. The new guidelines say healthcare facilities in areas not …

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WHO policy brief: Maintaining infection prevention and control measures for COVID-19 in health care facilities, 14 September 2022

WHO guidance note: Maintaining infection prevention and control measures for COVID-19 in health care settings, 14 September 2022

– Choose language –العربية中文frenchрусскийSpanishPortuguese September 14, 2022 | Policy letter Insight Key points Healthcare facilities remain a high-risk location for SARS-CoV-2 transmission because they are places where patients at risk of severe COVID-19 are admitted and cared for. Maintaining and improving infection and control measures (IPC) remain essential for patients, staff and visitors. Current key …

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