Isolation gowns are examples of personal protective equipment used in health care settings. They are used to protect the wearer from the spread of infection or illness if the wearer comes in contact with potentially infectious liquid and solid material. They may also be used to help prevent the isolation gown wearer from transferring microorganisms […]

Here are the different hospital gown protection levels explained. Please keep in mind than none of the AAMI Ratings specify the type of gown by type of procedure. Each facility is ultimately responsible for choosing the right gown for the procedure for its healthcare staff. AAMI Ratings for different levels of protection: Level 1: Minimal […]