Medication - Sterile Compounding - Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Requirements with Compounding Isolators

What Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) should be worn when compounding sterile products in a Compounding Aseptic Isolator (CAI) or Compounding Aseptic Containment Isolator (CACI) ?

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The same personal protective equipment expected in a clean room when compounding in a laminar workflow bench are required when utilizing a CAI or CACI unless the manufacturer has written information based on validated environmental testing that any component(s) of PPE or personnel cleansing are not required.  This includes double gloving for the preparation of hazardous medications.
Last updated on May 11, 2020
Manual: Critical Access Hospital
Chapter: Infection Prevention and Control IC

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