Responding to Legionella positive samples in healthcare sites

Has your healthcare site ever had a Legionella positive result, if so do you know how to respond to the positive result?

HTM 0401 has an excellent chart that explains how to remediate a Legionella positive result depending on whether it is a pre-flush or post-flush sample.

Make your life less complex by following its recommendations, making sure you keep a log of your actions so you can show organisational learning if ever the case arises.

DH_HTM_0401_PART_B_acc 2016.pdf_extract

You can download a copy of the relevant table by using the above link.

If you need help managing Legionella on site contact Collaton Consultancy Limited for advice. We act as independent advisers or as Authorising Engineer (Water) for healthcare sites throughout the UK.



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