NHS

CH: Animals in Health and Social Care Premises

The presence of pets or visiting animals may enhance the quality of life for the sick, elderly and infirm. However, disease can be acquired through contact with animals.

A downloadable Community Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Guidance document which can be adopted as a Policy by your organisation is available below.  Alternatively, a complete set of IPC Guidance documents are available to purchase @ £69.99 – details can be found on the flyer and resource order form.

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