CODP issues advice on invasive procedures guidance

New safety standards for ‘invasive procedures’ have been issued by NHS England – and new guidance on workforce issues has been published by the College of Operating Department Practitioners, a UNISON partner.

The college playing a key role in developing the National Safety Standards for Invasive Procedures issued by NHS England.

The guidance provides provides specific advice for developing local workforce standards and the professional responsibilities of ODPs for ensuring safe working practices.

CODP advice [PDF]