The Role of the Link Nurse in Infection Prevention and Control

Developing a link nurse framework

Published: 15/03/2021
Publication code: 009595

This resource aims to support link nurses, specialist teams, and managers who may be using or considering a link nurse system and specifically outlines the benefits of implementing link nurse roles for infection prevention and control (IPC). 

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