Standards

New Zealand standards

Health and Disability Sector (core) standards NZS 8134:1:2008

https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/pages/81341-2008-nzs-health-and-disability-services-core.pdf

Infection Prevention and Control standard NZS 8134:3:2008

https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/pages/81341-2008-nzs-health-and-disability-services-core.pdf

Laundry Standard AS/NZS 4146:2000

https://www.saiglobal.com/PDFTemp/Previews/OSH/as/as4000/4100/4146.pdf

Management of Healthcare waste NZS 4304:2002

https://shop.standards.govt.nz/catalog/4304%3A2002(NZS)/view

Food Standards Code

http://www.foodstandards.gov.au/code/Pages/default.aspx

Guidelines

Guidelines for the control of Methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus in New Zealand

https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/publications/mrsa.pdf

Guidelines for the control of Multi-drug resistant organisms in New Zealand

https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/publications/guidelines-for-control-of-multidrug-resistant-organisms-dec07.pdf

Measures for the prevention and control of Clostridium difficile infection

https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/publications/measures-for-prevention-and-control-cdi-nov13-v2.pdf

Guidelines for the management of Norovirus Outbreaks in Hospitals and Elderly care institutions

https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/publications/measures-for-prevention-and-control-cdi-nov13-v2.pdf

Guideline for managing Scabies in Aged residential care (Waikato DHB)

https://www.health.govt.nz/system/files/documents/publications/measures-for-prevention-and-control-cdi-nov13-v2.pdf

Immunisation handbook (New Zealand) 2014

http://www.health.govt.nz/publication/immunisation-handbook-2014-2nd-edn

Surveillance definitions

Surveillance definitions of Infections in Long-term care facilities: revisiting the McGeer criteria

http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/667743

Australian guidelines for the prevention and control of Infection in healthcare 2010

https://www.nhmrc.gov.au/book/html-australian-guidelines-prevention-and-control-infection-healthcare-2010