The Community Infection Prevention & Control Team work across Halton, St Helens and Warrington offering advice, guidance and training on all Infection Control matters. The team has expanded to meet the ongoing needs of the Covid19 pandemic. We currently have seven Infection Control nurses and an Infection Control practitioner (who is dental trained).We are supported by a full time secretary Zoe Rubotham.

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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 

How to work safely in care homes 

COVID-19: management of staff and exposed patients and residents in health and social care settings 

How to work safely in domiciliary care 

COVID-19: supporting adults with learning disabilities and autistic adults 

Actions for early years 

Safe working in education 

Guidance about coronavirus (COVID-19) for health and social care settings, other non-clinical settings, and for the general public.

Covid19: Guidance for the Remobilisation of Services within Health and Care Settings.

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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