Infection prevention and control (IPC)

UKHSA changes to IPC requirements

The UK Health Security Agency revised recommendations on COVID-19 control measures. Letter from Ruth May and Prof Stephen Powis.

Published 27 September 2021.

Every action counts

Campaign materials showing staff, patients and visitors how to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Published 8 March 2021.

Isolation requirements

Information on COVID-19 infection prevention and control, as well as guidance on the assessment and management of suspected UK cases.

NHS.UK: Hand washing

How to effectively wash your hands to protect yourself and others from illnesses. Includes a video and illustrations.