Premise not documenting accidental blood or body fluid exposure on-site. Premises did not discard all single use equipment/instruments (such as metal rasp and mascara wands) after each client. Disinfectant not being used appropriately.
Diseases resulting from similar errors in infection control may include:
Public Health Inspector
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A complaint was identified from a member of the public on October 16, 2017, related to infection prevention and control concerns.
An initial onsite investigation was conducted on October 17, 2017.
|Arm rests at manicure stations and staff chairs are to be smooth, non-porous, seamless and cleanable.||Ensure that all furniture is smooth, non-porous, seamless and cleanable.||Oct. 17, 2017|
|Premise not documenting accidental blood or body fluid exposure on-site.||Maintain and be able to produce written documentation for blood or body fluid exposure.||Oct. 19, 2017|
|Premises did not discard all single use equipment/instruments (such as metal rasp and mascara wands) after each client||Discard single use equipment/instruments immediately after each client.||Oct. 19, 2017|
|Disinfectant was not being used appropriately to fully submerge multiuse equipment/instruments.||Equipment/instruments are required to be fully submerged in a disinfectant solution.||Oct. 19, 2017|
|Improper storage of clean and disinfected equipment/instruments.||Store all equipment/instruments in a clean and sanitary manner.||Oct. 19, 2017|
|The approved equipment/instruments disinfectant was past its expiry date.||Provide and use a disinfectant for equipment/instruments disinfection that is within its expiry date.||Oct. 19, 2017|
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.