Infection Prevention and Control – helping you meet CQC requirements

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As the lead for infection prevention and control within a large CCG I have found the ‘Preventing Infection Workbook for General Practice’ an extremely valuable resource. The very positive feedback that I have received from the general practices indicates that the Workbook is being widely used not only as an update for infection prevention and control, but as reference for everyday practice.

Alison Young Infection Control Nurse, Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Groups