Specialist Management Service

Infection Prevention & Control

If you need any infection prevention and control advice which you cannot find on the web pages please contact a member of the team Handwash_Small

 

 

 

 

 

 


 




Effective handwashing is the single most important step which can be taken to prevent the
spread of Healthcare Associated Infection.

When washing hands always use the  Ayliffe Technique

Infection Control Team

Helena McCourt

 Deputy Director of Nursing
Director of Infection Prevention and Control (DIPC)

      Dr Mike Rothburn

Infection Control Doctor
Consultant Medical Microbiologist

      Joanne Scoltock

Modern Matron Physical Health
Infection Control Nurse Manager

Diane Peel

Infection Control Nurse Specialist

Charlie Charlton

Infection Control Nurse

Mary Ujoodha

Infection Control Nurse

Amanda Fairclough

Infection Control Team Secretary

When wishing to contact the Infection Control Team by email please click this link

Information for Public and Service Users

Infection Control Committee Minutes Jan 2014 (Ratified)

Infection Control Link Practitioners Page (Updated March 2014)

 

WHAT'S NEW  

Managers Assurance Checklist Page 

Information leaflets for Contractors 

Bed Management Flow Chart

Infection Prevention and Control Recommended Products List

BD Autoshield Duo Instructional Poster 

 Actions to be taken in event of case of diarrhoea / C.diff Poster

Influenza Campaign 2013-14

Influenza - Patient Information Leaflet
Promotional poster to support vaccine uptake in patient flu clinics

Promotional posters to support vaccine uptake in healthcare workers  - Will be distributed shortly - if you require more they are available from the Infection Prevention and Control Team

Forms for Vaccinators

Seasonal Influenza Staff Vaccination Record

Influenza Vaccine Advice Sheet 

Contacting Infection Control

During Office hours - Telephone 0151 471 2635/ 472 4060 / 471 2259
(Fax - 0151 471 - 2495)

Outside office hours contact the Silver On Call for your CBU

Infection Control Advice, Guidance and other Resources

IPC Policy Updated Dec 2013

Infection Control Rationale

First Aid Measures for Sharps, Bites and Scratches

Infection Control Product List - Updated July 2014

Outbreak Surveillance Form

Inter-healthcare Infection Control Transfer form

Outbreak Signage

Daily and Terminal Cleaning

5 Moments of Hand Hygiene Poster

Role of the Infection Control Link Practitioner

Clinical Waste Streams  Poster (Inpatient)

Clinical Waste Streams  Poster (Community)

Declaration of contamination Status Form

MRSA Screening Criteria Poster

A to Z of Infections  

Bin the Bling Poster

New Ayliffe Technique Poster

Sharps Needlestick Injury Poster

 

Infection Control Posters

Coughs and Sneezes Poster

Fitting a respirator mask

Baby Change Notice

Patient Handwashing Poster

Infection Control Team poster          

Aseptic Technique Poster

Colour Code for Cleaning

Stop! Avoid visiting if you are unwell

Commode Decontamination Poster

Bath Cleaning Materials Notice

Fridge Temperature Monitoring Charts

Service user food fridge monitoring charts now available from catering manager

Clinical Fridges