Developing clinical guidelines for infection prevention and control
Patient or carer who has lived experience of a healthcare-acquired infection?
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The Healthcare Infection Society is a professional society and charitable organisation that prepare guidelines to promote best clinical practice. We work with experts and the PPI representatives to ensure that patient voice is heard.
We are currently preparing guidelines on various topics such as water management & microbiology and management of Norovirus.
17th February 2021
17th May 2021
The Healthcare Infection Society
The Healthcare Infection Society (HIS) is a charity (1158172) registered in England & Wales.
We have over 1,000 members who are experts in the prevention & control of HCAIs. Healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs) pose a serious risk to patients, staff and visitors in healthcare settings.
These infections can incur major costs for the NHS and cause significant morbidity to those infected. Infection prevention and control (IPC) is a key priority for our members and the NHS.
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Training as required
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