Decontamination and disinfection Part 5. Regulatory obligations

Posted on 08 April 2016
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60 mins CPD/CE

Overal Aim of this series

  • To be upto date with our Disinfection and decontamination procedures taking into account the documents such as HTM0105 and Code of Practice

Overall objectives of this series

  • Basic requirements for good decontamination practice
  • Presterlisation cleaning and PPE
  • Discuss the code of Practice’s relevant contents
  • Look at the implications of the HSE law for resheathing needles
  • Apply the HTM 0701 for waste regulations
  • Revisit handwashing

Aims of Part 5

Understand the regulatory requirements that must be met

Objectives of Part 5

  • Health and Social care act 2008 and the CQC in relation to control of infection
  • The 10 criteria we need to adhere to as per code of practice
  • The infection control lead annual statement and what it should contain
  • Health and Safety executive sharps guidance

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