Steps for Respirator Use

  1. Request for Respirator Use
    Department completes and submits Review for Respirator Use Form 
  2. Medical Review

    Medical questionnaire depends on type of respirator required

    1. N-95 Respirator Users
      1. New users complete the N-95 Medical History Questionnaire and
        fax the form to the UF Occupational Medicine Clinic at 352-846-2003.
      2. Existing N-95 users: no annual Medical form required after initial form is completed
    2. Tight-Fitting Respirator Users
      1. New tight fitting users complete the Initial Medical Questionnaire and
        call the UF Occupational Medicine Clinic at 352-294-5700 for an appointment.
        Take the completed form to the appointment
      2. Existing tight-fitting users complete the Annual Medical History Questionnaire and
        fax the form to the UF Occupational Medicine Clinic at 352-846-2003.
  3. Training
    Respirator Use Training must be completed annually, available online at myTraining
    1. N-95 respirators Course no: UF_EHS846_OLT
    2. Tight-fitting Respirators Course no: UF_EHS843_OLT
  4. Fit Test
    Fit Tests must be completed annually with the respirator model individual will be using
    Call EHS: 352-392-1591 to schedule appointment – ask for Jeff Daniel or Tom Ladun