Non-Sterile Glove Usage

This resource, developed by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services, is intended for use in home and community-based services settings only. It is not applicable for institutional or restaurant cold food handling.

It includes proper hand washing technique, hand hygiene practices and basic infection prevention. Care activities that do and do not require non-sterile gloves also are explained.

Non-sterile Glove Usage in Home & Community Based Services (PDF)