Guidelines for the Prevention and Control of Infection in Healthcare - Tasmania

Service summary

If you operate a private hospital or day-procedure centre, you must follow these prescribed infection control guidelines. The only instance where you may deviate from these guidelines is if you are following the recommendation of the Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Private Health Regulation

Act(s) name

Health Service Establishments Act 2006 (Tasmania)

Regulation(s) name

Health Service Establishments Regulations 2011 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Health and Human Services
Private Health Regulation


Mailing address:
GPO Box 125
Hobart
Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 61663853
hselicensing@dhhs.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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