Hospitals go it alone and issue tighter coronavirus personal protective equipment rules

Hospitals go it alone and issue tighter coronavirus personal protective equipment rules

Hospitals are defying government guidance and imposing full personal protective equipment (PPE) measures around coronavirus patients, following reported “revolts” by staff. At least three major NHS trusts have now taken matters into their own hands, after health chiefs repeatedly defended the official guidelines. National rules currently mandate full PPE, including eye visor and long-sleeve apron, […]