Materials are available for download below. If you have any questions
about the Toolkit, please contact Talar Kamali, RN, BSN at email@example.com
or (213) 240-7941.
|Scabies guidelines: Scabies Prevention and
Control Guidelines in Healthcare Settings, July 2019
|A comprehensive, evidenced-based guideline that thoroughly describes procedures for managing scabies outbreaks in acute and long-term care facilities.
|APPENDIX A: Stop The Spread of Scabies: Action Steps
|Control measures to prevent further scabies transmission or to patient, visitors and staff after an outbreak is identified.
|APPENDIX B: Scabies Outbreak Management Checklist
|The checklist offers a list of tasks that are essential in managing scabies outbreaks within acute and long-term care facilities.
|APPENDIX C: Scabies skin scraping procedure
|This document provides instruction on how to perform a skin
|APPENDIX D: Scabies treatment and prophylaxis procedure
|This document provides guidance on scabies treatment and prophylaxis for typical and atypical scabies.
|APPENDIX E: Scabies Treatment Options
|This table provides scabies treatment options, dose, how to take, duration of treatment and who to treat.
|APPENDIX F: Scabies Treatment or Prophylaxis with Permethrin (Elimite)
|This document provides information on Scabies Treatment or Prophylaxis with Permethrin (Elimite).
|APPENDIX G: Scabies Fact Sheet
|The fact sheet is provided as a quick reference to the most commonly asked questions about scabies.
|APPENDIX H: HCW Scabies Fact Sheet
|The fact sheet is provided as a quick reference
for healthcare workers (HCWs) to the most commonly asked questions about scabies.
|APPENDIX I: Contact Precautions and Environmental Control for Patients with Scabies
|This procedure provides guidance on contact precautions and environmental control for typical and atypical scabies outbreaks.
|APPENDIX J & K: Scabies Case/Contact Line list Form:
|The line list provided can be used to organize and track scabies cases in outbreak situations.
|APPENDIX L: Sample Letter to Discharged Patients
|This sample letter can be customized and used to notify discharged patients of the potential for exposure to scabies during their admission to a health care facility.
|APPENDIX M: Sample Letter to Physicians of Discharged Patients
|This sample letter can be customized and used to notify physicians of their discharged patientsí potential for exposure to scabies during their admission to a health care facility.
|Scabies Management PowerPoint
|The presentation was developed as a visual learning instrument to assist administration in acute and long-term
care facilities in educating their staff on scabies.