COVID-19 Update

To protect you and our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic, we’ve made changes to our hospital sites and limited the number of hospital visitors.

Full details of these can be found on our website.

We would like to thank you for your understanding during this time.

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Infection Prevention and Control

Specialist Infection Prevention & Control advice to both staff, patients and relatives.

Strategic management to ensure Infection Prevention & Control is embedded into all departments of the Trust

Policy development, to give clear and simple up to date national guidance and procedures for staff to follow

Audit & inspection of both clinical and environmental on a proactive scheduled basis

Investigating incidents relating to infection prevention and control

Surveillance of alert organisms and pathogens known to cause HCAIs

Education and training to co-ordinate and deliver programmes of education for appropriate staff.

Outbreak prevention and management

Risk assessments to ensure safe clinical practice to protect both patients and staff.