Wednesday, May 6, 2020 - 5:32pm
N95 masks can be reused but should be disposed of under the following circumstances:
- after aerosol-generating contact with an infected person (such as coughing or sneezing)
- When the mask becomes contaminated with blood, respiratory or nasal secretions or other bodily fluids from an infected person.
- following close contact with or after leaving the care area of any patient infected with an infectious disease such as Covid-19.