G_IPC_24 Management of Communal Play Equipment

 Lincolnshire Community Health Services (LCHS) is committed to the wellbeing of its patients, carers and staff by ensuring that all decontamination processes undertaken within the Trust are performed appropriately and safely.

The purpose of this guidance is to confirm the LCHS requirements for the decontamination of communal play equipment which are put in place to reduce avoidable risks of exposure from infection to patients and staff.

Scope of the guidance

The scope of the guidance is to provide information to all staff employed by LCHS in relation to the processes to be undertaken for the safe decontamination of communal play equipment prior to re-use.

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