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.
Policies and Guidance
NOW AVAILABLE - NEW INFECTION PREVENTION AND CONTROL GUIDANCE (POLICIES) FOR GENERAL PRACTICETwo sets of Infection Prevention and Control Guidance (Policies) are now available. Please choose the relevant code for your area of work, e.g. GP: Hand hygiene is for General Practice or CH: Hand hygiene is for Care Homes and Domiciliary Care.
- Posters, Leaflets, Audit Tools A selection of posters, leaflets, audit tools and forms to support you in the fight against infection prevention and control.
- Workbooks Preventing Infection Workbooks and Guidance produced to help you with CQC registration requirements and achieve compliance with the Health and Social Care Act 2008. Please select the Workbook for your area of work. Take a look at the video below.
- Newsletters and Articles A selection of informative newsletters with infection prevention and control advice and articles related to CQC registration requirements.