This policy has been developed to provide guidance and information about how to support people who are receiving oxygen.

Specimen, containers and bags

Specific information on microbiology specimen collection

Storage and labelling

Spillage of specimens

The policy will apply to:

  • Permanent employees
  • Temporary employees
  • Agency workers

It will be the responsibility of managers to take any necessary action if this policy is not adhered to, taking into account the relevant regulatory responsibility.