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Infection Control Annual Statement

The Village Practice Infection Control Annual Statement 2024

An annual Infection Control Statement will be generated each year, areas for consideration are :

  • Any infection transmission incidents and any action taken ( these will have been reported in accordance with our Significant Events Reporting procedures)
  • Details of any infection control audits undertaken and actions taken.
  • Details of any infection control risk assessments undertaken.
  • Details of staff training.
  • Any review and update of policies, procedures and guidelines

BACKGROUND

The infection prevention and control lead for The Village Practice is Advanced Nurse Practitioner Alison Barnes

AUDITS

An Infection Control Inspection was carried out in house by ANP Alison Barnes in JANUARY 2024

The purpose of the audit was to ensure appropriate systems are in place for patients/service users and to ensure risk of infection is kept to a minimum.

Please click here to view the entire IPC Statement.