Certificate of compliance

National Resource for Infection Control

is in compliance with the HONcode

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7 Years

Certificate validity: 11 Nov 2013 - Nov 2015

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Date of initial review:

19 Jun 2006

Certificate validity:

11 Nov 2013 - Nov 2015

Date of last visit:

14 Mar 2016
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Content identified by the HONcode team

The content below is a sample of the content identified at a specific date by the HONcode team that justifies the respect of the eight ethical principles.

The National Resource for Infection Control (NRIC) is a digital library hosted by the Department of Computer Science, UCL bringing together the best available on-line evidence-based, quality-tagged resources on infection prevention and control. A key benefit of NRIC is the reviewer's assessments attached to documents within the library.

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Whilst it is freely accessible to the public it is not the function of this website to substitute for the role of the clinician, but to support the clinician and patient in enabling access to know-how and knowledge.

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This is a privacy policy for the National Resource for Infection Control.

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The data displayed correspond to only one of the selected samples.

Guideline for Isolation Precautions: Preventing Transmission of Infectious Agents in Healthcare Settings 2007

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(Last Updated: October 2013)

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This principle is not applicable to this site 

Contact Form:

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NRIC was initially funded and instigated by the Department of Health from 2005 to 2011 in response to recommendations by the National Audit Office report - The Management and Control of Hospital Acquired Infection in Acute NHS Trusts in England. (2000)

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This website does not host or receive funding from advertising.

The content of this certificate has been collected by the HON Foundation and may not be used without HON's express consent.

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The HONcode's significance

The Health On the Net (HON) certificate guarantees that this website complies with the eight principles of the HON Foundation's Code of Conduct at the date indicated above. The persons responsible for the site commit to maintaining its compliance with the HONcode principles for the duration of the site’s certification.

However, despite the complaint system that has been put in place and the periodic review and automatic monitoring of certified sites to ensure maximum compliance with the HONcode ethical principles, it is impossible to eliminate all risks of incoherence that may appear.

Under no circumstances shall the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) be held liable for any damages resulting from the use or the inability to use HONcode-certified websites. Similarly, the HON Foundation and/or its partner(s) shall not be held liable for the content of such certified websites or any other website accessible via a hypertext link or through third-party information.

Those responsible for the certified website are responsible for the content of the website unless otherwise provided by law.

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