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GP: Inter-health and social care infection control transfer

Inter-health and social care infection control transfer Infection Prevention and Control Guidance (Policy) for General Practice

The Health and Social Care Act 2008: Code of Practice on the prevention and control of infections and related guidance states that information about patient’s infectious status should be given to any healthcare worker providing further support to a patient which should be documented.

A downloadable Community Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Guidance document for General Practice which can be adopted as a Policy by your organisation is available below. Also suitable for use within Dental Practice and Podiatry.

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.

GP Order Form Dental Practice Order Form