Health worker safety

Resources to help health workers keep safe in the workplace.


Last updated 2 December 2021

Keeping safe in the workplace - Extended use of PPE V1 (PDF)

Published: 25 November 2021 | Size: 197 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace - Fit testing V1 (PDF)

Published: 19 November 2021 | Size: 106 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace - Community Settings V1 (PDF)

Published: 10 November 2021 | Size: 249 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace - Mental Health Settings - Rural and Remote LHDs V1 (PDF)

Published: 2 November 2021 | Size: 222 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace - Stay vigilant. Stay safe V1 (PDF)

Published: 20 October 2021 | Size: 164 KB, 1 page


Eyes on safety - Poster V1 (PDF)

Published: 14 October 2021 | Size: 134 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace - Multi-location health workers V1 (PDF)

Published: 14 October 2021 | Size: 179 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace - Protecting yourself with PPE V1 (PDF)

Published: 14 October 2021 | Size: 53 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace during COVID-19 – Get tested - timing is critical V1 (PDF)

Published: 30 September 2021 | Size: 171 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace during COVID-19 – Shared spaces V1 (PDF)

Published: 23 September 2021 | Size: 115 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in tearooms – Poster V1 (PDF)

Published: 23 September 2021 | Size: 115 KB, 1 page


Keeping safe in the workplace during COVID-19 – Mental Health Unit V1 (PDF)

Updated: 23 September 2021 | Size: 163 KB, 1 page


Recommendations for COVID Surveillance Testing in NSW Healthcare Facilities (PDF)

Published: 2 December 2021 | Size: 276 KB, 9 pages

This advice applies to surveillance testing for COVID-19 in healthcare facilities only. It does not replace existing NSW Health recommendations for symptomatic testing, testing in the community, for the management of close and casual contacts, or surveillance testing in the (non-health) workplace.


Use of Personal Ventilation Hoods in the management of COVID-19 in NSW Healthcare Facilities (PDF)

Published: 26 October 2021 | Size: 228 KB, 3 pages

This factsheet provides information about the application of personal ventilation hoods in the care of patients in clinical settings where the hierarchy of controls is already applied. This document was produced with the assistance of staff from Western Health, Victoria Health.