Our essential workers are playing a vital role in looking after Hokonui whānau.
If you’re an essential worker, you’ll need to keep yourself safe during this time. You’ll also need to protect those in your ‘bubble’ when you return home.
The Ministry of Health as collated all the information you need to know about personal protective equipment (PPE) on their website.
You’ll find information about:
- Tips on how to keep you and your whānau safe as an essential worker
- PPE and hand hygiene posters
- PPE and hand washing videos
- More information for specific groups such as community-based midwives and health care workers at border-control.
Download the Ministry of Health’s Poster: Personal protective equipment (PPE) used by commuity care providers for prevention of COVID-19 for a quick guide on what PPE you’ll need and for what situations.