Orthopoxvirus, or “monkeypox,” is a rare pox-like disease that is caused by infection with the monkeypox virus. Use this fact sheet to educate your care team on how they can stay safe and keep those in their care safe as well.
This fact sheet will help your team:
Identify the signs and symptoms of Monkeypox
Learn how the virus is transmitted from one person to another
Understand standard precautions that can be taken to prevent infection
Care for a client with a suspected or confirmed case of Monkeypox