Professional Nails Infection Control Inspection


Summary

Facility did not discard single-use equipment/instrument(s) immediately following each client use. Hand hygiene not observed before and after delivering client services.

Diseases resulting from similar errors in infection control may include:

  • Blood-borne infections
  • Skin / soft tissue infections

Contact

Duty Officer
Public Health Inspector
905-980-6000 ext. 7590, toll free 1-888-505-6074
inspect@niagararegion.ca


Findings and Corrective Measures

A complaint was identified from a member of the public on October 22, 2019, related to infection prevention and control concerns.

An initial onsite investigation was conducted on October 22, 2019.

An investigation report was given to the premise / facility noting corrective measures. Information and education was provided.

Corrected Issues

IssueCorrectionDate Corrected
Hand hygiene not observed before and after delivering client services. Staff must perform hand hygiene before and after delivering client services.Oct. 22, 2019
Facility did not discard single-use equipment/instrument(s) immediately following each client use.Discard single-use equipment/instrument(s) immediately following each client use.Oct. 22, 2019

Health Risks and Inspections

In the event that a direct health risk is identified for clients who visited this establishment, Niagara Region Public Health will contact those at risk with advice around any medical follow-up.

For general updates regarding this investigation, continue to monitor this website.

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