Members Forum


IPC Competency

Can anyone guide me on how to complete and upload the competency.  Should there be a form like the "revalidation " or just upload the current form with update. Thank you


Ophthalmology specific infection control precautions

hi, i am in the process of updating our IPC policy. We are a private eye surgery company. Can anyone help with any specifics please or even better if you have any specific guidance on ophthalmic patients / surgery. Please inbox me on Sharon.reynolds@...


National Standards of Healthcare Cleanliness 2021

Hire national standards of health care cleanliness - has anyone working towards implementation?If yes, are  you using all the six catagories and the audit target scores?ThanksHelen


IPC Programme for Aged care Facilities

Hi there Is anyone aware of any IPC education programmes specifically designed for staff working in Nursing  & Rest homes? I'm a UK trained New Zealand based IPC nurse employed by my local health board to support aged care staff wi...


PPE education in dom/supported extra care environments

Does anyone have posters or other resources re  improving PPE compliance, particularly face masks you would be willing to share? donna.hepworth@sheffield.gov.uk


PPE in Dom / extra care environments

Does anyone have current local guidance on PPE use in supported living or Dom care? Please contact donna.hepworth@sheffield.gov.uk


Arm coverings

Hi Does anyone have any guidance on arm coverings, BBE for religious reasons? Please email me A.Cairns@nhs.net many thanks


Surveillance Nurse JD

HI everyone, Does anyone have a JD for a Band 5 or 6 surveillance nurse that they would be happy sharing with me? My email is jennie.leleux@wales.nhs.uk.  Thanks, Jennie


Link Nurse development

Hi all, I'm looking at fresh ideas for link nurse training and development options. I am aware of the new competencies that have just been released, I was just wondering if anyone had any other recommendations at all please ? thanks in advance S...


Condensate/ wet sets

Hi All does anyone have any policies or SOP's in relation to what to do when condensate/wet if found in theatre trays.Thanks Kim If you are willing to share please kimberleywynn@nhs.net