Guide To Safe Wearing of Headcoverings/Hijab During COVID-19

📝There has been guidance from NHSE on appropriate levels of PPE in different clinical settings. Head coverings, however, have not been advised or mentioned.

🤲🏼 Many Healthcare workers wear head coverings as part of their faith – including Muslims, Sikhs and Jews.

📝 We have developed brief but clear guidance on head coverings. This is to facilitate good practice and minimise any risk of infection to patients.

See full PDF here: BIMA COVID19 Hijab Statement

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