Infection Prevention and Control Procedures: In-depth

Monday, September 20, 2021

This topic covers the standard infection control practices and procedures that are required to prevent and control the spread of healthcare-associated infections (HCAIs) in primary healthcare settingsadult social care settings, such as domiciliary care settings, care homes and nursing homes.

Mandatory Vaccination of Staff: In-depth

Monday, September 20, 2021

From 11 November 2021, anyone working or volunteering in a care home in England, or a visiting professional, will need to be fully vaccinated against coronavirus (Covid-19), unless proven exempt. The requirement does not apply to visitors or essential care givers.

Mandatory Vaccination of Staff: Quick Facts

Thursday, September 16, 2021

All care home workers and other visiting professionals in England will need to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in order to enter a home, unless they have a medical exemption or in an emergency. Legal background