Nursing and Care Homes Legionella Management
Nursing homes, care homes and other healthcare facilities often accommodating residents who are considered be at increased risk of contracting Legionnaires’ disease. Therefore, it is vital that strict management systems are in place to eliminate or manage and control the risks associated with legionella bacteria.
Our Healthcare Water Hygiene Risk Assessments services are designed in line with the HSE Approved Code of Practice ACoP L8:2013 (Edition 4), HSG274 Part 2 and 3, HTM04-01.
The dutyholder (Owner/ Manager) must ensure that the person who carries out the risk assessment and provides advice on prevention and control of exposure to legionella must be competent to do so. Please note that all our consultants are members of “Water Management Society” and are trained to City and Guilds WH004 Standard.
Our consultant will always carry out an extensive risk assessment of all of the water services within the premises and provide easy to understand recommendations which will guide you to full compliance.