Another really busy bulletin this month, and wishing all our Members a Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy New Year!
This guideline offers evidence-based advice on the management of chickenpox and shingles in the workplace. It is for use by employers, employees, occupational health (OH) professionals and other interested parties involved in the workplace management of chickenpox and shingles. The recommendations cover immunisation against chickenpox, management of employees with chickenpox or shingles and the prevention of transmission of these infections to colleagues/patients.
Full guideline (2010)
Healthcare employers leaflet (2010)
Healthcare employees leaflet (2010)