The Infection Control Unit is an integral service at the CYWHS. It provides information, education and resources to all departments and staff throughout the hospital and the region regarding the control and prevention of infectious diseases. This ensures that our patients and staff remain safe from infections. The Unit also provides phone information and advice to the public, other health care establishments and chhildren's services on infectious diseases affecting both children and pregnant women.
The primary role of Infection Control Unit is to:
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The Infection Control Unit is a 24 hour service
For general and urgent enquiries contact the Unit during business hours.
For urgent enquiries out side of business hours contact the Infectious Diseases Consultant on call via the hospital switchboard.
Cheryl Rosiak Infection Prevention and Control Coordinator
Georgie Kakoulis Infection Prevention and Control Nurse (Paediatrics)
Jan Whitelaw Infection Prevention and Control Nurse (Nurseries)
Rebecca Farquhar Infection Prevention and Control Nurse (Women's and Babies)
Catherine Joyce Infection Prevention and Control Nurse (Paediatrics)
Mrs Christine Harrison Infection Prevention and Control Administration Officer
Infection Prevention and Control Unit
Level 2, Michell Building
Women's and Children's Hospital