Supporting Good Infection Control
This learning resource will include information on a range of areas that impact good infection control within adult residential care homes, nursing homes, day care, domiciliary care and supported living settings including HSC Leadership Centre approved courses.
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
Republished on 26/03/20.
DoH and PHA Personal Protective Equipment in Community Settings – COVID-19 Guidance
Click here to see latest government guidance on PPE (3 April 2020)
Click here to see DoH letter on PPE in Domiciliary Care -COVID-19
Click here to see COVID-19 PPE Advice for Providers of Domiciliary Care in Northern Ireland
Click here to see PPE advice for health and social care workers in community/primaray care poster.
Click here to see Donning and Doffing of PPE for Droplet Precautions for COVID-19
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