Folder Care Homes

Please note that from 1st July 2018, Telford and Wrekin care homes should report all infection outbreaks directly to Public Health England (PHE) on the following number: 0344 225 3560 (select option 2).  

Telford and Wrekin Infection Prevention & Control (IPC) team will continue to support PHE with the local outbreak response as required. Contact details: 01743 261134


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Folder Medicines incident reporting
Folder Oral nutrition
Folder Other useful information


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