CE-004-NH

Infection Prevention and Control

57.50 (ex VAT)

Infection prevention and control are a necessity to ensure safe effective care for residents. This policy and procedure details requirements for the residential home to apply when providing care in a manner and environment that reduces the possibility of transmission of infection.

Recent updates to incorporate ‘Public Health & Infection Prevention & Control Guidelines on the Prevention and Management of Cases and Outbreaks of COVID-19, Influenza & other Respiratory Infections in Residential Care Facilities V1.5 16.05.2022’ and ‘Community Infection Prevention and Control Manual: A practical guide to implementing Standard and Transmission-Based Precautions in Community Health and Social Care Settings’.

This policy was last updated on 30/06/2022.

Ownership of this document once purchased is strictly limited to one organisation, and licensed to that organisation only.

There is a no returns policy on all purchases from HCI Care Tools.

Policies are updated regularly in line with Regulation and Best Practice. Updates will require the consumer to repurchase the documents.

This Policy and Procedure is a requirement of Schedule 5 under the Health Act 2007 (Care and Welfare of Residents) and is in line with HIQA National Standards for Residential Care Settings for Older People in Ireland and the Joint Commission International (JCI) Accreditation Standards for Long Term Care and evidence based best practice.

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