5 September 2014
Infection Control in Schools

Guidance on infection control in schools and other childcare settings


Public Health England have updated their infection control guidance for schools and other childcare settings.


The guidance provides advice on:

  • preventing the spread of infections
  • which diseases to vaccinate for
  • how long to keep children away from school
  • infections such as athlete’s foot, flu, German measles, head lice, impetigo, TB

Download the guidance