INFECTION CONTROL

The Community Infection Prevention & Control Team work across Halton, St Helens and Warrington offering advice, guidance and training on all Infection Control matters. We have four trained Infection Control nurses: Sandra Holt, Tracey Johnson, Gill McMillan and Karen Nolan, we also have an Infection Control practitioner Karen Jones (who is dental trained) and are supported by a full time secretary Zoe Rubotham.

Contact us on 01744 457314/ 457312 or email 3Boroughs.infectioncontrol@sthelensccg.nhs.uk 

 

For latest updates regarding Coronavirus (COVID19)please click here

As you may already be aware, a number of updates have recently been made to the national COVID-19 guidance. In view of these recent changes, we wanted to share the links with you to highlight the updated versions. 

The links to the updated guidance are below. (just click on them).Each page has a “show all updates” link which provides an overview of the updates made to each version:

Admission and care of people in care homes (updated 31 July 2020)

How to work safely in care homes (updated 20 July 2020)

COVID-19: management of staff and exposed patients and residents in health and social care settings (updated 31 July 2020)

How to work safely in domiciliary care (updated 20 July)

COVID-19: supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults (updated 24 April) 

Actions for early years (updated 21 July 2020)

Safe working in education (updated 21 July 2020)


There is also page that provides an overview of Coronavirus (COVID-19): adult social care guidance, and this includes other recently updated guidance which may be relevant, e.g. domiciliary care.

 Infection control information is available via the following links:

 

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