VHF: Advice for Immigration Removal Centres

Publication Date: 09 December 2016

Guidance for Immigration Removal Centres (IRC) healthcare staff on how to deal with detainees who are unwell and/or who may pose a public health threat. Contains and algorithm to inform the initial assessment of unwell detainees and will assist the public health response and ensure the appropriate organisations are informed.

Resource information

Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Guideline and Guidance