Patient Equipment and Environment Cleaning Compliance Monitoring Tool

Publication Date: 30 April 2015

This compliance quality improvement monitoring tool can be used for patient equipment/environment cleaning in NHS boards.

    This tool is devised to:
  • monitor the outcome of standards of cleaning of patient equipment and the near patient environment;
  • be used by all disciplines of staff working to support a record of equipment/environment cleaning compliance monitoring within clinical areas/departments;
  • be used by the SCN/Departmental manager to assist with change management by addressing organisational re-occurring issues; and
  • provide a record of evidence for compliance with quality improvement for standards in decontamination for high risk patient equipment and the near patient environment on HEI inspection visits.

Resource information

Health Protection Scotland
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