There are 2 forms of recommended precautions to prevent the spread of infections in healthcare settings: Standard Precautions and Transmission-Based Precautions.
Additional CDC Resources
- Standard Precautions for All Patient Care
- Transmission-Based Precautions
- Contact Precautions – Example Sign
- Droplet Precautions – Example Sign
- Airborne Precautions – Example Sign
American Academy of Pediatrics