Department of Health

Infection control guidelines

Guidelines on how to control the spread of infectious diseases including gastro, arbo virus, respiratory illness, scabies and vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE). Advice on how to manage exposure to blood and body fluids and other infectious substances including protocols for cleaning up spills and waste disposal. 

Surveillance data on CPE in Victoria are available through interactive infectious disease reports.

Reviewed 01 December 2021


Contact details

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Communicable Disease Section Department of Health GPO Box 4057, Melbourne, VIC 3000

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