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Care Home Reusable PPE

Hi all, I was wondering if anyone has heard/ or know of any care homes using reusable PPE to reduce environmental burden? I'm aware of some NHS trust, introducing these and just wondering if any care homes have. Thanks 

Cleaning standards

Hi all,  My trust are having discussions around the number of toilet cleans in clinical areas to make them in line with the DoH guidance that was published in April 2021, the suggestion is that these will be reduced. We are currently looking int...

job descriptions for surveillance/audit officers

I was wondering whether anyone has any info/job descriptions for surveillance/audit officers in community IPC teams / health protection teams?

Barn operating theatres

HI Does anyone have any experience with Barn theatres at all? If yes would you be willing to have a chat with me about them?

Measuring ventilation

I have been asked by commissioners about ways of measuring ventilation in care homes.  I know work has been done around CO2 monitoring. However, they have been approached by a company selling a product that measures humidity.  I have not he...

Quality improvement tools

Sorry I am not tech savvy but can the Quality improvement tools be downloaded as a word document? It only downloads as PDF document which doesn't let me complete and send out to Managers. Anyone have a solution?

Training Reps

Hi Can anyone recommend some good companies that offer training reps to come on site please ?, I have the obvious Clinell and B Braun etc would just like to broaden the horizon a little.  Thanks in advance Sam

interventional radiology theatre

Hello , does anyone have a list of procedures that are carried out in an interventional theatre environment , compared to a standard imaging room?Thank you

Every Action Counts

Hi All, Just wondering if anyone had any imaginative and interesting ways they're planning to use the every action counts toolkit?

Weekly Screening of babies for MDRGNB

Hi. Could anyone please advise if they carry out MDRBNB screening weekly on babies on NNU?