Infection Prevention and Control for Children and Young People

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The major focus of this module of study is the understanding of best practice in paediatric infection prevention and control.


The aim of this module is to provide professional development for multi-disciplinary healthcare staff to ensure best practice for infection prevention, and control (IPC) and apply that to the care of children and young people. The module content will provide the learners with specialist paediatric IPC knowledge and application to practice. This will allow practitioners to risk assess and manage patients to facilitate competent care as well as identify areas for improvement in practice related to IPC.

Booking and further information

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