This publication has been produced by Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI) Scotland, part of NHS National Services Scotland.

This poster is based on the Scottish Government's Interim Guidance on the extended use of medical face masks by staff and the UK 4 Nations COVID-19 Infection Prevention and Control Guidance. It is used by NHSScotland to manage the response to COVID-19.​

It is a visual guide for staff to support the application of the Scottish Government guidance,and contains key points on physical distancing and use of medical face masks. 

It is intended that this is used in conjunction with other resources, such as the COVID-19 wearing a face mask (staff) poster​.

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If you have an enquiry relating to this publication, please email nss.hpsinfectioncontrol@nhs.scot.

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Last updated: 22 July 2021
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