Doffing PPE: Remove the Gown
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Guidance on Personal Protective Equipment
Next, you will remove your gown. First, release the tie, then grasp the gown at the hip area, and pull the gown down and away from the sides of your body.
Once the gown is off your shoulders, pull one arm at a time from the sleeves of the gown so that the gown arms are bunched at your wrists. Then, roll the exposed side of the gown inward until it's a tight ball. Dispose of it.
- Page last reviewed: October 29, 2014
- Page last updated: October 29, 2014
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