The Public Health Act and Public Health Regulation regulates body decorating and grooming practices carried out by people who are not registered as health professionals. The regulated body decorating and grooming industries include:. Skin Penetration Audit Tool. Notification form to notify the local council of existence of premises where skin penetration is performed.
SKIN PENETRATION CODE OF BEST PRACTICE recommendations.
Skin penetration guidelines :: SA Health
Note: skin penetration procedures carried out by a health practitioner registered under the Health Practitioner Regulation National Law, or by a person acting under the direction or supervision of a registered health practitioner, in the course of providing a health service are not subject skin penetration procedures for the purpose of the Act or Regulation. The skin penetration requirements of the Act and Regulation apply to occupiers of premises that carry out skin penetration procedures. In addition, there are requirements in the Regulation that apply to the person carrying out a skin penetration procedure, such as:. In the Act was updated to better protect public health by including procedures that penetrate a mucous membrane as skin penetration procedures. Mucous membranes are surfaces such as the lining of the mouth, nose, eye, vagina and anus.
Means the removal of soil and reduction in number of micro-organisms from a surface by a process such as washing in detergent and water without prior processing. Means any person on whom a skin penetration procedure is being or is to be carried out but not necessarily for gain or reward. Means: a Waste that has been in contact with any body fluid. Means a substance that enhances the cleansing action of water or other liquid.
National Library of Australia. New South Wales. Department of Health.