Management of an Infectious Outbreak

57.50 (ex VAT)

Through the use of this procedure, the residential home can ensure their contingency plans that are in place to deal with outbreaks meet guidelines, provided treatment in a respectful and dignified manner and provides care in an environment that has minimal opportunity for infection transmission.

This policy has recently been updated 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. V1.11 04.04.2023’ and ‘Assessment judgement framework for thematic inspections of restrictive practices. Older People’s Services, effective June 2023’ and ‘Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) National Clinical Guideline No. 30’.

Last updated 08/12/2023.

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This Policy and Procedure 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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