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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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A Care Home IPC Resource Booklet

Booklet showing some of the resources available for Care Homes A downloadable booklet featuring: Overview of the ‘one-stop-shop’ website Preventing Infection Workbook: Guidance for Care Homes IPC Training IPC CQC Inspection Preparation Pack for Care Homes Community IPC Policies for...

Type: Other

Audience: Care Homes

A Domiciliary Care IPC Resource Booklet

Booklet showing some of the resources available for Domiciliary Care A downloadable booklet featuring: Overview of the ‘one-stop-shop’ website Preventing Infection Workbook: Guidance for staff providing Care at Home IPC Training Community IPC Policies for Domiciliary Care Urinary Catheter Passport...

Type: Other

Audience: Domiciliary Care

A General Practice IPC Resource Booklet

Booklet showing some of the resources available for General Practice A downloadable booklet featuring: Overview of the ‘one-stop-shop’ website Preventing Infection Workbook and Guidance for General Practice IPC Training IPC CQC Inspection Preparation Pack for General Practice Community IPC Guidance...

A video on the Award Winning Workbooks

A short video on what is included in the ‘Preventing Infection Workbooks’

Action plan for the management of scabies in health and social care

Action plan to follow for suspected scabies in care home establishment or residential settings. Size: A4 colour poster Target: For use in Health and Social Care settings, e.g., care homes Purchase: Downloadable free of charge Updated: 8 November 2017  

Type: Posters

Audience: Care Homes

Actions to be taken following a sharps injury, blood splash or body fluid incident Poster

Flow chart detailing the procedure to follow following an inoculation incident. Size: A4 colour poster Target: For use in General Practice and Health and Social Care settings, e.g., care homes Purchase: Available individually @ £0.99 or in a pack of 5 @...

An Introduction to the IPC Guidance (Policies) and Contents List for General Practice

A set of 23 Guidance documents that you can adopt as your own Policies

An Introduction to the IPC Policies and Contents List for Care Home settings

A set of 27 Guidance documents that you can adopt as your own Policies

Type: Policies

Audience: Care Homes

An Introduction to the IPC Policies and Contents list for Domiciliary Care staff

***NOW AVAILABLE*** An introduction to the 20 Policies describing the precautions and control measures that are essential to prevent and control infection in Domiciliary Care settings. Also a Contents list of the Policies that are available. Size: 20 Policies that...

Type: Policies

Audience: Domiciliary Care

Animals in a care home setting Policy for Care Home settings

The presence of pets or visiting animals may enhance the quality of life to residents.  However, disease can be acquired through contact with animals, especially if a person's immunity is reduced through age, illness or therapy. A downloadable Community Infection Prevention...

Type: Policies

Audience: Care Homes