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KEEPING BUGS AT BAY

Clinical Nurse Specialist


Infection Prevention & Control
The IP&C Service
who we are

Director of Infection Prevention &


Control
Clinical Nurse Specialists Infection
Prevention & Control
All hospital sites and divisions
Infection Prevention & Control LINK
Reps
Each ward and clinical area
After hours advisory service via
switchboard
What we do?
Finding more information
IP&C Intranet Site Location
Bugs that cause illness
can be found
everywhere
The Healthcare Environment
Everyones Responsibility
The single most effective
way to reduce spread is ...
Areas missed!
How to clean your hands
5 Moments for Hand
Hygiene
5 Moments for Hand Hygiene
Protects the patient - & YOU!
What does this mean in
health care?
And by the way
Respiratory Hygiene
Cough & Sneeze Etiquette

Covering mouth and


nose when sneezing
or coughing
Use tissues, use once
and dispose into a
rubbish bin
Perform hand hygiene
Infection Prevention for
everyone