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GP Infection Prevention

Breaking the chain of infection

The Infection Prevention team acts as a specialist 9-5 Monday to Friday resource across Tameside and Glossop. The team is based at Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care NHS Foundation Trust. We specialise in providing General Practices with specialist advice and support on a number of practice related issues including:
  • Management of single cases of infection
  • Management of outbreaks
  • Information about health care associated infections MRSA, CDI CRE and others
  • Leaflets and posters regarding infection prevention
  • Undertaking audit and audit advice
  • Support with infection prevention training

Contact Details for the team
  • Yvonne Doherty, Lead infection prevention nurse
  • Chris Pace, Senior Infection prevention nurse
  • Lesley Murphy, Infection prevention nurse,
  • Fabienne Greenhalgh, Infection prevention nurse
  • Jean Barker, Infection prevention nurse
Tel: 0161 922 6194

2nd floor  New Fountain House,
Fountain Street,
Ashton Under Lyne
Infection Control downloadable resources
Below are links to printable resources free of charge.  

Hand Hygiene  
Audit tools  
Other resources  
Useful web sites