This Policy outlines the Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) input required in new builds and air handling systems during the concept/ feasibility scoping and detailed planning stages of all new builds, renovation and refurbishment of old buildings as well as during the construction and commissioning stages.
The Trust regards the health, safety and welfare of staff, patients and visitors as a serious issue. The Trust will work to ensure the environment is compatible with proper provisions of services to patients where health hazards are kept to a minimum..
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