Healthcare workers learn latest infection prevention methods

The Island's healthcare professionals have been learning about the latest infection prevention techniques.

The Infection Prevention and Control Conference took place on the Island for the 21st time this week, giving professionals from the private and public sector a chance to learn about the latest developments.

Health and Social Care Minister Kate Beecroft spoke at the conference, along with a series of infection specialists from the UK's National Health Service.

Themes throughout the conference included hand hygiene, decontamination of medical devices and regular cleaning.