Stop by Cafeteria Tables to Schedule Your Annual Fit Testing

The new year means it’s time for our hospital staff members to schedule their annual respirator fit testing. Stop by the Environmental Health and Safety Department tables this week in our Memorial and University cafeterias to schedule your N95 Fit Test or Powered Air Purifying Respirator (PAPR) Training between 11 am an 2 pm:

  • University Campus – Tuesday, January 5
  • Memorial Campus – Wednesday, January 6

Learn more about fit testing and see the Occupational Respiratory Protection Policy.

Born in October? Time for Annual Screenings 

octoberMedical Center staff members with patient contact (physicians, nurses, PCAs, housekeepers, etc.) whose birthdays are this month are required to have their annual tuberculosis skin test (TST) and fit testing.

  • Visit Employee Health Services for your annual TST screening. Details: Visit or call 508-793-6400.
  • Call 508-856-3985 to schedule your fit testing appointment. Details.