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E5: Anne Thomas (Cornwall Care) - How Covid-19 has Changed Infection Prevention and Control in Care Homes

March 11, 2022

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Infection prevention and control (IP&C) has been top of mind for all social care workers the past 12 months. But how has Covid-19 now changed IP&C for care homes? In this fireside chat with Anne Thomas, CEO, Cornwall Care, we’ll discuss how Covid-19 has changed how they deal with Infection Prevention and Control in their homes. Join us to learn: - How they’ve had to professionalise housekeeping, and the impact on their teams. - The Infection Prevention and Control processes, policies and plans that’ve now put in place. - How they communicate with their team, residents and their families about infection prevention. - And how it might change how CQC inspect going forward.

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