Wirral Infection Prevention and Control Service Contract

Wirral Infection Prevention and Control Service Contract

The contract will provide a visible and proactive service that ensures the tools and information to maintain high IPC standards are available in all community settings.

Opportunity Id
DN568203
Title
Wirral Infection Prevention and Control Service
Categories
151510 – Public Health
Description

The contract will provide a visible and proactive service that ensures the tools and information to maintain high IPC standards are available in all community settings. The service will be a ‘one-stop-shop’ for all infection prevention and control requirements, publicise and make the information easily accessible for all and will provide training and ongoing support as required for all community settings. The service will, in collaboration with the Wirral Council Public Health Team and the UK Health Security Agency, ensure a timely response to cases, clusters and outbreaks of communicable disease such as COVID-19, flu, norovirus in all community settings where IPC expertise and support is required. The service will prevent and reduce rates of Healthcare acquired infections using evidence-based interventions and through leading on IPC system improvement programmes. In particular Clostridium difficile infection (C.diff), E.coli bacteraemia (blood stream infection), and Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) & Methicillin Sensitive Staphylococcus Aureus (MSSA) bacteraemia.

Region(s) of supply
Wirral
Estimated value
N/A
Keywords
infection prevention

Key dates

Estimated contract dates

Start date
01/04/2022
End date
31/03/2027

 

Contact details

Buyer
Wirral Borough Council
Contact
Corporate Procurement
Telephone
000
Address
Marriss House
Birkenhead
Merseyside
CH41 5AL

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