Infection Prevention & Control Update

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We aim to provide information that will ensure, as far as is reasonably possible, an infection free zone for staff and patients.

DOCTORS NURSES HEALTH CARE ASSISTANTS RECEPTIONISTS ADMINISTRATORS HOUSE KEEPING

Training Programme

Objectives:

  • Understand the importance of infection control measures in the work place.
  • Understand the essentials of maintaining a clean and safe working environment.
  • Explain and demonstrate effective hand washing techniques.

Course Agenda (duration 3 hours)

  • Icebreaker Quiz
  • Quiz answers
  • What is the chain of Infection?
  • Standard infection control precautions (SICP)
  • Applying standard principles within GP practice for:
    • – Specimen handling
    • – Hand washing
    • – Clinical waste
    • – Sharps
    • – Spillages
    • – Personal protective equipment
  • Infection Control Checklist, Audit and the CQC
  • Evaluations and close

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