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Sussex CCG Infection Prevention and Control Training

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For anyone working in Sussex based community care homes, hospices, domiciliary care, and personal care assistants

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If you're a health worker or social care worker - whether in a Hospice, residential care or nursing home, or working in a person’s own home to support care needs, you need a thorough understanding of how infections spread and how you can stop them.

This Prevention and Control of Infection training gives you an in-depth understanding of how to prevent the spread of infection. You'll cover things like causes of infection, cleaning methods, waste disposal and infection control laws and policies.

The training has been developed specifically for people working in community residential or in home health and social care sector.

It is particularly useful if you're a health care assistant, health care worker or a social care worker and meets the health and social care act requirement to undertake statutory mandatory training.

The training will be live and take place online via MS Teams. You will have the opportunity to interact with the trainer and ask questions.

Content includes:

  • Health and social care act – code of infection prevention
  • Infections and routes of transmission
  • Hand Hygiene and hand health
  • Equipment and environmental decontamination
  • Linen and waste management
  • Sharps injury
  • Supporting your clients, patients, customers to help reduce the risks of infection
  • Personal health responsibilities

You will be sent an email on the day of the training containing the link to attend the event. Webinar access details will be sent to all registered attendees.

If you have any special requirements for the training please contact us.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

If you are not able to attend the session please email sxccg.infectionprevention@nhs.net 48 hours prior to the session taking place. Please note, due to multiple bookings not attending sessions without notice, there will now be a charge of £50 for non attendance.

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