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Surveillance of healthcare associated infections in Wales is conducted by a national programme – the Welsh Healthcare Associated Infection Programme (WHAIP).  WHAIP is part of Public Health Wales, the NHS Trust set up in 2009 to provide professionally independent public health advice and services to protect and improve the health and wellbeing of the population of Wales

According to experts 80% of infectious diseases are transferred by touch, and the most frequently touched surfaces can be contaminated with anywhere from several hundred to over ten thousand infectious bacteria

Northern Ireland Health Minister Edwin Poots today announced a full and rigorous investigation and review into the recent outbreak of Pseudomonas


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