COVID-19 Resources on PPE

Each resource below is listed in order of usefulness for given topic and assessed for readability using a SMOG algorithmic tool by WebFX as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Use of Cloth Face Coverings to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19 and DIY Instructions from the CDC

  • Approximately 3rd grade reading level
  • Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81.7
Which Type of Mask Do I Need? from the Maine DHHS

  • Approximately 4th grade reading level
  • Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 88.9
  • Approximately 7th grade reading level
  • Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 63.6
How to Make Your Own Face Covering youtube video from the CDC

Proper Donning & Doffing of Procedural and Surgical Masks youtube video Nebraska Medical Center

  • Approximately 3rd grade reading level
  • Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 86.8