Issued 4/15/2020

 

Please observe these precautions when distributing multiple individual face masks from a box of multiple masks. 

  • Make certain recipients maintain physical distancing when waiting in line.

  • Individuals distributing/repackaging masks should not have a fever or signs of a fever (may include sweating, chills and shivering, headache, muscle aches, loss of appetite, irritability, dehydration and general weakness), shortness of breath or a cough or recent close contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19.

  • Exercise good hand hygiene.  Wash hands before starting.

  • Wear a mask and gloves.

  • Work over a non-porous work surface.  Disinfect work area.

  • Place the mask into a clean paper bag which will be used for storage.  Do not fold or crush the mask.  Close paper bag with a paperclip.  Employee should label bag with their name

  • Direct the recipient to Penn's Universal Mask Precautions.