The prevention and control of infection is everybody’s responsibility including staff, patients and visitors. Providing high quality services in a safe, clean environment is very important at Oxleas.
Help us prevent infection in our wards by cleaning your hands.
We are doing everything we can to prevent the risk of our patients catching an infection during their stay with us, but we need your help.
Whether you’re a patient, visitor or member of staff, it is everyone’s responsibility to keep our wards and other environments clean and germ free.
Hand washing is the simplest and most effective way of controlling the spread of infections.
Some simple tips:
We encourage patients and visitors to help us prevent infection by asking our staff if they have washed their hands.
If you have any questions about infections, hygiene or cleanliness please ask the ward staff or manager, or you can contact the trust Infection Control Nurse, Helen Nicholls on 01322 625700, extension 5872 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.