Infection Prevention and Control

The following policy and procedure resources relate to the NZS 8134.3:2008 Health and Disability Services (Infection Prevention and Control) Standards.  The aim of NZS 8134.3:2008 is to facilitate quality and consistently safe health and disability services by identifying practices designed to reduce rates of infection in the health and disability sector.

 The benefits and desired outcomes of implementing NZS 8134.3;2008 are:

  • Improved safety for service users, staff and visitors
  • Increased attention to the basic principles of infection control
  • Identifying a consistent and applicable infection control baseline for services

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Infection Prevention and Control Policy and Procedure Templates

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