Infection Prevention and Control

Advice

Please contact the number below for infection prevention and control advice
 
Monday – Friday  08:00- 17:00 Telephone  01226 432825

Out of hours, if your query isn’t urgent; please leave a message on the answer machine and your call will be returned as soon as possible. Otherwise, advice and support will be given via the Public Health England on-call system.

For non-urgent queries you can also email bdg-tr.infectioncontrol@nhs.net

Infection Control and Prevention Primary Care General Practice Policies and Safe Practice Guidance

Infection Prevention and Control policies and procedures 2020 

Audit Tools 

Tool for General Practitioner Settings - Centre Quality Improvement Tool 2016

These documents are to aid practices to carry out audits: 

Information 

The national specifications for cleanliness in the NHS: Guidance on setting and measuring cleanliness outcomes in primary care medical and dental premises

Tackling dehydration top tips 

Aseptic non- touch technique (ANTT)

Venepuncture Guideline

Wound Care