Clean Hospitals, the Global Healthcare Environmental Hygiene Network, announced the launch of the Clean Hospitals Day for the 10th of October. This Global Awareness raising campaign highlights the importance of healthcare environmental hygiene and calls to join Clean Hospitals in celebrating and empowering key environmental hygiene healthcare workers.
The purpose of the Clean Hospitals Day is to ensure recognition of the importance of cleaning, disinfection and hygiene standards in the healthcare environment and making healthcare facilities a cleaner and safer place. It will also provide evidence-based guidance and best practice to decision-makers and relevant stakeholders ensuring healthcare systems across the world are unilaterally better equipped to protect patients, visitors and staff.
OBJECTIVES OF THE 2020 CLEAN HOSPITALS DAY
- To call on hospital management, decision-makers & stakeholders to champion environmental hygiene and to take action to make hospitals cleaner and safer.
- Recognize key healthcare workers, give them the appreciation they deserve as their work is very important and often goes unnoticed and is undervalued.
For who is this Day?
All people working or involved at any level in healthcare environmental hygiene and cleaning are celebrated. This means all hospital stakeholders, from Hospital management to healthcare key workers.
Objectives of the 2020 Clean Hospitals Day
The purpose of the 2020 Clean Hospitals Day is to highlight our Heroes behind the scene. It will highlight key healthcare workers; give them the appreciation they deserve as their work is very important and often goes unnoticed.
The 2020 campaign will also call on hospital management, decision-makers & stakeholders to champion environmental hygiene and to take action to make hospitals cleaner and safer.
Celebrate the Clean Hospitals day together with us and spread the word.
2020 World Patient Safety Day Posters