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


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

SA Health resources

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

The SA Health Maritime ports of arrival PPE and infection control practice matrix and recommendations (PDF 116KB) provides advice for persons boarding and leaving a maritime vessel which has recently returned from overseas or a high community transmission zone (excluding cruise ships).

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.