Infection Prevention and Control
News, practice and discussion forums on infection prevention and control
5 Moments For Hand Hygiene
Student nurses must recognise the need to accurately complete patient documents and can learn from their mistakes through simulation and formative feedback.
Healthcare Acquired Infections
Nursing Times Learning has launched a unit on patient isolation, in association with the Infection Prevention Society, which explores precautions to prevent infection spread.
Bloodborne viruses still pose a risk to health professionals, mainly through sharps-related injuries in the workplace. Increased awareness is needed to reduce this risk.
Sneha and Alexandra found their capacity building elective in Sierra Leone opened their eyes to new learning opportunities