Infection Prevention and Control

Washing handsShropshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is committed to reducing healthcare associated infections.  This commitment is demonstrated through the inclusion of an Infection Prevention and Control Team in the CCG's quality structure.

The team is responsible for monitoring the quality and standards of infection prevention and control in local healthcare services including Acute (Hospital/Treatment Centres) and Community Services.  The team is also responsible for supporting continuous quality improvement in relation to infection prevention within primary care services and the independent care sector, including nursing and residential care homes. 

If you require any advice on infection prevention and control please contact the team on 01743 277523.