This guidance is designed to minimise the risk of infection with Pseudomonas aeruginosa and is in addition to the extant: The control of Legionella bacteria in water systems. Approved Code of Practice and Guidance (L8). The control of Legionella bacteria in hot and cold water systems. HSG274 Part 2 Water safety for healthcare premises Part A: Design, installation and testing. SHTM 04-01 Water sources and potential infection risks to patients in high risk units – revised guidance. CEL 08(2013) An SBAR and Addendum for Augmented Care Settings should also be used alongside the guidance.
This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will do our best to assist where possible and practicable. It would be helpful if you tell us what format you need and advise on any assistive technologies you are using.