List of quality statements

List of quality statements

Statement 1. Hospitals monitor healthcare‑associated infections and other infections of local relevance to drive continuous quality improvement.

Statement 2. Hospitals work with local health and social care organisations to assess and manage the risk of infections in hospitals from community outbreaks and incidents.

Statement 3. Hospital staff have individual objectives and appraisals on infection prevention and control linked to board‑level objectives and strategies.

Statement 4. Hospitals involve infection prevention and control teams in the building, refurbishment and maintenance of hospital facilities.

Statement 5. People admitted to, discharged from, or transferred between or within hospitals have information about any infections and associated treatments shared with health and social care staff to inform their care.