Supporting Good Infection Control
This page includes a link to Supporting Good Infection Control digital learning resource and links to other DoH/PHA/HSC guidance and learning resources to support good infection control during COVID-19.
The resource has been developed to support social care workers but can be used by other health and social care professionals, families and individuals. Scroll down to see the following resources:
Social Care Council resource - Supporting Good Infection Control (Click on "Open Adapt Module" to launch the resource).
DoH/PHA PPE Guidance and Videos in Community Settings.
HSC Leadership Centre courses
- Infection Prevention and Control courses (Levels 1 & 2)
- Anaphylaxis Management
- Adult Basic Life Support
Click here to access HSC Clinical Education- Infection Prevention and Control Awareness for Domiciliary Care Staff training flyer.
GOV.UK, DoH and PHA – COVID-19 Guidance
Click here to see GOV.UK guidance on PPE (3 April 2020)
Click here to see NHS, Public England - COVID-19: Infection Prevention and Control Guidance (PDF version of GOV.UK guidance)
Click here to see COVID-19: PPE Advice for Providers of Domiciliary Care in Northern Ireland
Click here to see DoH, COVID-19: Guidance for Domiciliary Care Providers in Northern Ireland
Click here to see PPE advice for health and social care workers in community/primary care poster
Click here to see Donning and Doffing of PPE for Droplet Precautions for COVID-19
Click here to see DoH letter on PPE in Domiciliary Care -COVID-19 (26/03/20)
Click here for DoH, COVID-19: Guidance for Nursing and Residential Care Homes in Northern Ireland.
Click here for PHA Guidance for healthcare professionals, carers and care homes
Below are videos providing PPE guidance
Click here to see video from the Chief Nursing Officer on PPE
Click here to see PPE for Domiciliary Care video
Click here to see video on donning and doffing
Click here to see video on droplet precautions
HSC Leadership Centre - Anaphylaxis Management
Click here to access the HSC Leadership Centre - Anaphylaxis Management