IC10 Prevention and management of exposure to health care associated infections (HCAI) and inoculation incidents
All CWP staff including students, visiting health care workers, volunteers and contractors whilst on Trust premises.
This policy sets out the arrangements for the prevention and management of exposure to healthcare associated infections and inoculation incidents for any healthcare workers or any service user within the Trust. The key responsibilities are outlined with the reporting arrangements.
Director of Nursing, Therapies and Patient Partnership
Author and contact number
Policy dates & history
11 January 2018
11 January 2023
Infection Prevention and Control Sub Committee (IPCSC)