Guidelines for exclusion of people with enteric infections and their contacts from work, school and child care settings

Applicable to: Health Care Workers

Description: The purpose of this document is to advise health care workers of the recommended action to be undertaken for the exclusion of persons with notifiable and non-notifiable enteric infections and their contacts from work, school and child care settings.

Guidelines for exclusion of people with enteric infections and their contacts from work, school and child care settings

The purpose of this document is to advise health care workers of the recommended action to be undertaken for the exclusion of persons with notifiable and non-notifiable enteric infections and their contacts from work, school and child-care settings.

This document should be read in conjunction with:

  1. Operational Directive 0490/14 Public Health Follow-up of Sporadic Enteric Disease Notifications
  2. Operational Directive 0465/13 Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Gastroenteritis Outbreaks in Residential Care Facilities

Dr David Russell-Weisz
DIRECTOR GENERAL
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Date of effect: 16 December 2015 to 16 December 2020

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