State the role of the Health and Safety Authority and explain their responsibility in healthcare
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What did you achieve from this survey?
Outline the importance of the standard precautions in infection prevention and control in the healthcare setting
With reference to the healthcare environment, outline the routes of transmission of infection and the conditions for the growth of micro-organisms
Discuss the importance of Hand Hygiene in the prevention of the spread of infection. Include in your answer common errors with Hand Hygiene, the appropriate use of gloves and alcohol hand gels.
Outline 3 ways a health care assistant can contribute in the prevention and control of the spread of infections in the healthcare setting