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CDC Isolation Recommendations Summary and summary pdf and comprehensive recommendations pdf.

MMC Isolation Recommendations

Strict Contact: gown, gloves, bleach wipes – candida auris, emerging organism

Contact: gown, gloves – MDROs (MRSA, ESBL, CRE), RSV, Human Metapneumovirus, Lice/Scabies/Bed Bugs, C diff, Rotavirus/Norovirus, Salmonella, Shigella

Contact + Droplet: gown, gloves, surgical mask – enterovirus/rhinovirus, adenovirus, coronavirus (peds)

Airborne: respiratory (N95) mask – TB, measles

Droplet: surgical mask – influenza, mumps, pertussis, bacterial meningitis, rubella, mycoplasma

Contact+Airborne: gown, gloves, N95 mask – chicken pox (varicella), zoster (disseminated shingles only) localized shingles is standard precautions