VHF: Advice for Immigration Removal Centres

Publication Date: 09 December 2016

Guidance for Immigration Removal Centres (IRC) healthcare staff on how to deal with detainees who are unwell and/or who may pose a public health threat. 

Contains and algorithm to inform the initial assessment of unwel​​l detainees and will assist the public health response and ensure the appropriate organisations are informed.

Resource information

Health Protection Scotland
Publication type:
Guideline and Guidance