Suitable for staff in all care settings
Players compete to reach the finish line first by giving more correct answers than their opponents.
Answer questions based on which square you land on – General questions address infection prevention and control practices in all settings, while Care Setting questions are specific to the setting you work in. Before the game, choose which Care Setting pack to play with:
- Domiciliary Care questions
- Nursing and Residential Care questions
- Secondary/Hospital Care questions
Or, use all of the Care Setting cards to learn about infection prevention and control practices in different settings.
“Correct management of patients with diarrhoea is essential to ensure patients are diagnosed quickly and infections don’t spread to other people. The Poopology Game is a great tool to engage staff and embed knowledge in this area of practice, while also bringing fun into teaching sessions.” - Allison Sykes
“Engaging staff to increase knowledge of the correct management of patients with diarrhoea across all care setting is vital to reduce the spread of infection. The Poopology game is an excellent and innovative way to achieve this by making education interactive. It’s also such fun to play.” - Lucia Pareja-Cebrian, Head of Infection Prevention and Control at Newcastle Hospitals
Feedback from players
“Easy to follow and very relevant.”
“A very good learning tool and it makes you think about things you don’t do properly”
“A fun and educational game. Made learning and knowledge testing interesting.”
“Initiated team discussions whilst also being fun.”