Infection control, prevention of healthcare-associated infection in primary and community care (update)
Anticipated publication date
March 2012
Topic area
  • Infectious diseases
  • Public health

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Key events during the development of the guidance

Date Update
14 May 2009 The NCC is currently looking to recruit a Chair for the Guideline Development Group (GDG). The closing date for applications is 5pm on Wednesday 3 June 2009.
8 June 2009 Recruitment for the GDG Chair closed on 3 June 2009
25 November 2009 The draft scope is out for consultation with stakeholders. The scope defines what aspects of care the guideline will cover and to whom it will apply. If you wish to comment, you need to do so via one of the registered stakeholder organisations listed, by the deadline shown.
17 November 2010 The scope defines what aspects of care are covered by the guideline and to whom it applies. Comments that were made by stakeholders during the consultation on the scope can be seen in the scope consultation table. The Guideline Development Group (GDG) oversees the development process.
7 September 2011 Consultation on the draft of the guideline is complete and the guideline is being modified in the light of comments received.