Infection prevention and control and personal protective equipment (PPE) advice


The following resources provide general infection prevention and control (IP&C) and PPE advice and information. Local policies, procedures and work practices should also be referred to.

SA Health resources

COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Decision Matrix Protocol is currently under review, for alternative resources refer to:

Australian Government Department of Health (DoH) resources

Industry specific advice

The following state and national resources also provide industry specific COVID-19 advice.

Aged care

Disability care

Primary and community healthcare

Maritime industry

For information regarding infection prevention and control measures on aircraft and vessels, refer to the Australian Government Department of Health advice for the air and maritime sectors webpage.

PPE and IP&C education resources

For examples of additional IP&C general educational resources available, refer to the following webpages and video links:

SA Health

Australian Government Department of Health

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

World Health Organisation (WHO)

Procurement and supply strategies

For procurement advice and assistance refer to the SA Health Procurement and Supply Chain Management Supplier Information webpage.