Amy’s Nail Salon Infection Control Inspection


Summary

Products not handled properly during use on clients. Disinfectant not used according to manufacturer's instructions.

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 November 8, 2020, related to infection prevention and control concerns.

An initial onsite investigation was conducted on November 11, 2020.

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

Corrected Issues

IssueCorrectionDate Corrected
Products not handled properly during use on clients.Handle products in a manner that prevents contamination.Nov. 12, 2020
Disinfectant not used according to manufacturer's instructions.Use disinfectant as described in the manufacturer’s instructions.Nov. 12, 2020
Policy did not exist for cleaning and disinfecting blood and body fluids on equipment/instrument(s) and surfaces.Provide a policy for cleaning and disinfecting blood and body fluids on equipment/instrument(s) and surfaces based on current best practices. Review and update on a regular basis.Nov. 11, 2020

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.

Routine health inspection results for this establishment.

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