Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust. (2015). Standard Operating Procedure for Self-Presenting Patients HAZMAT/CBRN.
This document provides management and other staff with guidance on their responsibilities for the decontamination and treatment of persons who may self-present or attend sites within a facility following suspected or actual exposure to hazardous materials (including chemicals, biological agents, or radioactive material). It also provides guidance on how staff should protect themselves, the site and other members of staff, other patients, and the public from exposure or cross-contamination from these substances.