How to Wear an Overhead Full Back Gown Safely – Medical PPE Donning and Doffing


Even the best gown when worn incorrectly leaves its user at risk. This step-by-step video demonstrates how to "don" (put on) and "doff" (take off) an overhead full back medical isolation gown.

*NOTE: Please ensure your hands are washed and clean before donning the gown, and always discard the used gown in accordance with your facility's policies and procedures.

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