IC21 Mechanical Ventilation Policy

Infection prevention and control
Issue No

Target Audience

All CWP staff


The aim of this policy is to provide staff and contractors with the standards required for the supply, installation and maintenance of all Mechanical Ventilation systems within Trust properties.

To provide and maintain safe and healthy working conditions, equipment and systems of work for all staff, patients and visitors and to provide such resources, information, training and supervision as they need for this purpose. The Trust aims to do all that is reasonably practicable to manage ventilation systems and to follow the steps laid out in this policy to ensure the safety and wellbeing of patients and staff.


Lead Executive
Director of Infection Prevention and Control

Author Details
Operational Estates Manager
01244 397741

Policy dates & history

Implementation Date

06 November 2020

Approval Meeting

Infrastructure Sub-Committee
Infection and Prevention Sub-Committee


IC21 Issue 1 Mechanical Ventilation Systems Policy.pdf

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