Decontamination and infection control
- Department of Health and Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
- Part of:
- Patient safety, Medical devices regulation and safety, and Vigilance, safety alerts and guidance
- First published:
- 18 December 2014
Guidance on decontamination and infection control, including surgical instruments, dental equipment, endoscopes and benchtop steam sterilizers.
This guidance from the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) is for anyone responsible for the sterilization of equipment or infection control.
All staff involved in these areas should be trained to ensure that standards are met.
Guidance documents from MHRA.
Department of Health (DH) advice
Guidance published by the Department of Health (DH)
Published: 18 December 2014