Infection Prevention and Control Team

Description

Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (MPFT) provides Infection Prevention and Control services and a specialist TB service within the Cheshire East area, to schools and healthcare providers (including Care Homes, General Practices and Dental Practices) belonging to East and South Cheshire CCGs.

We provide training, infection prevention link worker education/meetings, outbreak management and can undertake audits for GPs, Care Homes and Dentists.

The TB nursing service provides services to the general public, acute health services, GPs, health visitors, school nursing service, looked after children services, when needed to schools, health care providers belonging to East and South Cheshire CCG. Additionally, this service provides on-going nursing care to patients being treated for TB, whilst working to control and prevent TB through contact tracing, awareness raising and immunisation. Training can also be provided for health care professionals and other groups and provides information to regional audits on TB outcomes.

The Infection Prevention & Control Team support health care providers to attain and sustain high quality Infection Prevention practices, which provides evidence of compliance to the Care Quality Commission (CQC) standards.

Useful Contact numbers and Websites:

Service Details

Organisation:
Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust
Service Type:
Health and Wellbeing
Website:
Areas covered in Cheshire East:
  • All Areas of Cheshire East
How is the service provided?:
  • Telephone
  • Email
  • Face to face
  • Within the Community
  • Online

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Every day
Opening Times - Monday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Tuesday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Wednesday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Thursday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Friday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Saturday:
8am - 4pm
Opening Times - Sunday:
8am - 4pm

Documents

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This page was last updated on 03 April 2019

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Contact Details

Contact Name:
Infection Prevention and Control Team
Mobile:
07977208783
Telephone:
01889 571837
Email:
Infection.control@mpft.nhs.uk