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Table 2 Safety protocols and personal protective equipment access in Pennsylvania OTPs during the COVID-19 pandemic

From: Opioid treatment program safety measures during the COVID-19 pandemic: a statewide survey

Safety Protocols Adopted % Adopted n
Limit number of people entering site 100 44
Additional sanitation precautions 100 44
Safety info posted 100 44
Enforced social distancing for patients 98 43
Handwashing/sanitizing stations on site 96 42
Increased space in waiting area 93 41
Required face coverings 89 39
Expanded telehealth services 84 37
Screening for COVID-19 symptoms 80 35
Staggered visits 61 27
Added physical barriers 57 25
Referred patients elsewhere for some services 48 21
Created triage areas to avoid lines 39 17
Staff Personal Protective Equipment Access % endorse that all or most staff have access n
Cloth/Surgical Masks 100 43
Gloves 98 42
N95 Masks 34 14