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National Infection Prevention and Control Manual

The Go to the National Infection Prevention and Control Manual websiteNational Infection Prevention and Control Manual external website is the mandatory practice guide for NHSScotland and considered best practice in other care settings.

It covers Standard Infection Control Precautions (SICPs) and Transmission Based Precautions (TBPs) and includes wide range of supporting information including appendices, literature reviews and posters. 

Compendium of HAI Guidance hai compendium

The purpose of the HAI Compendium is to provide NHS Scotland staff with links to all current HAI guidance, as well as the key messages from the guidance and all the associated supporting materials e.g. checklists, care bundles, patient information leaflets and training scenarios.

HPS Infection Prevention and Control Guidelines