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Use the following checklist as a guide to good practice:

  • Have you washed/decontaminated your hands?
  • Do you need to use Personal Protective Equipment?
  • Are you preventing sharps injuries?
  • Are you disposing of waste safely and correctly?
  • Do you clean up spillages promptly and correctly?
  • Do you decontaminate equipment as instructed by the manufacturer?
  • Is the environment as clean as it can be?
  • Do you know the correct procedure to follow in case of an outbreak?
  • Do you understand and follow the written policies and procedures relating to Infection Prevention and Control?
  • Do you know how to access patient and public information leaflets regarding infection control