Infection Prevention and Control
Provide an awareness of infection control and how to maintain a healthy, safe environment, reducing risks for all clients.
The chain of infection.
Personal hygiene and cross infection.
Understand legislation relating to infection control.
Recognise how cross infection can occur.
Identify policies and procedures covering all areas of controlling infection.
Identify factors that increase the likelihood of infection.
Understand how to prevent the spread of infection.
Understand the importance of personal hygiene relating to infection control