Students are at risk. Their living arrangements and
lifestyles often pose particular problems in public health management.
This publication summarises the issues facing students, staff, universities and
colleges and their associated health services and health protection units. It provides
advice on drawing up plans for universities and health protection units with
recommended action before and after a case occurs.
The guidelines propose that each higher education institution ensures that it has a
management protocol for dealing with such cases. In particular, such policies should
ensure that there are: