University of Nebraska Medical Center

EMS Mortuary Services: Patient Isolation Units

This module describes the common components of a Patient Isolation Unit (PIU) and special considerations for their use and preparations before use of the PIU to increase response time when clinical conditions change. It also details the process of loading and unloading a patient with considerations for patient safety and comfort.

Format: E-Learning Module
Authors: Principal Investigators: Chris Kratochvil, MD; John Lowe, PhD
Discipline: Interdisciplinary

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