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Infection prevention and control means doing everything possible to prevent infection from both developing and spreading to others. The following resources are available to purchase and a selection are free to download and will assist you in preventing healthcare associated infections.

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Aseptic technique competency Assessment Record for Care Homes

Practitioners should be assessed for their level of competency on an annual basis. An Aseptic technique Assessment Record to assess the competency level of practitioners. Size: A4 colour 1 page Target: For use by staff in Care Homes Purchase: Available in the...

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes

Aseptic technique procedure Audit Tool for Care Homes

Practitioners should be assessed on an annual basis for their level of competency when undertaking an aseptic procedure for either a urinary catheterisation or a wound dressing procedure . An Audit Tool to assess practitioners’ competency. Size: A4 colour 4 page...

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes

Commode and commode pan Audit Tool for Care Homes

An audit tool to support care home staff to comply with The Health and Social Care Act 2008: Code of Practice on the prevention and control of infections and related guidance.  Equipment that comes into contact with a resident, e.g....

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes

Enteral tube feeding Audit Tool for Care Homes

An annual audit tool to support Care Homes in complying with The Health and Social Care Act 2008: Code of Practice on the prevention and control of infections and related guidance. The audit tool should be completed by a Manager or...

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes

Hand hygiene Audit Tool for Care Homes

An audit tool to provide evidence of a monthly rolling programme of audit for hand hygiene. All staff who have contact with residents should be assessed for hand hygiene technique on at least an annual basis.  It shows the key...

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes

Mattress and mattress cover Audit Tool for Care Homes

An audit tool to support care home staff to identify mattresses and covers in poor condition. Each mattress and mattress cover should be reviewed on a regular basis, which should be based upon a local risk assessment, e.g. monthly, and...

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes

Pressure relieving cushion and cover Audit Tool for Care Homes

An audit tool to support care home staff to identify pressure relieving cushions and cushions covers in poor condition. Each pressure relieving cushion should be reviewed on a monthly basis. Size: A4 colour 2 page Target: For use in Care Homes...

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes

Safe management of care equipment Audit Tool for Care Homes

An audit tool to support staff in carrying out monthly audits to assess the standard of cleanliness of equipment. In order to comply with The Health and Social Care Act 2008: Code of Practice on the prevention and control of...

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes

Safe management of the care environment Audit Tool for Care Homes

A weekly audit tool to support Care Homes in complying with The Health and Social Care Act 2008: Code of Practice on the prevention and control of infections and related guidance. The audit tool should be completed by a Manager...

Type: Audit Tools

Audience: Care Homes