Personal Protective Equipment 

The COVID-19 pandemic underscores the importance of implementing infection prevention practices, including physical distancing, respiratory and hand hygiene, surface decontamination, and source control, while in a healthcare facility. 

Ensure staff has the correct PPE before administering vaccines. 

Implement policies for the use of a face covering for vaccine recipients older than 2 years of age (if tolerated). 



Interim Guidance for Routine and Influenza Immunization Services during the COVID-19 Pandemic




Page last reviewed: March 7, 2022