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Advice regarding laundry and linen

  • 16/04/2020
  • Written by NHS England

Simon Corben, Director of Estates for NHS England has issued a letter asking organisations to manage stocks of scrubs gowns, alginate bags and linen cages carefully and ensure they are not disposing of reusable products or surgical gowns. Please clic ...

PPE waste from home healthcare workers

  • 16/04/2020
  • Written by Environment Agency

The Environment Agency has issued guidance on the disposal of PPE by healthcare workers treating patients with (or suspected) COVID-19 in their own homes. This is a regulatory position statement which allows NHSE healthcare workers treating patients ...