Change gown, mask, and gloves.
DefinitionChanging includes donning and removing and should include putting on the gown, mask, and gloves, and ensuring that clean technique is used throughout the process.
For students taking the nurse aide credential at the end of the course, follow the Virginia Board of Nursing regulations:
Commonwealth of Virginia Regulations
Governing Certified Nurse Aides
Virginia Board of Nursing
- What part of a gown is considered contaminated?
- When your mask is wet/damp, what should you do?
- What are the steps in putting on your mask, gown, and gloves?