Infection Prevention and Control Policy Statement for Primary Care

Mission Statement

New Hayesbank Surgery is committed to providing a clean and safe environment for its patient’s, staff and visitors, in line with the infection prevention and control guidelines outlined in the Health and Social Care Act 2008 Code of Practice on the prevention and control of infections DH 2015. The practice will endeavour to meet compliance with the Code of Practice’s 10 Criteria* and will also incorporate the CQC fundamental standard requirements for:

The Health and Social Care Act 2008 (Regulated Activities) Regulations 2014

  • Regulation 12 – Safe Care and Treatment
  • Regulation 15 – Premises and Equipment
  • Regulation 18 – Staffing

If you have any concerns regarding infection control at the practice please contact:

Mark Hughes, Assistant Practice Manager