SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands - WHO's global annual call to action for health workers
Use the WHO Hand Hygiene Self-Assessment Framework and submit results to WHO before 31 December 2015!
Announcing the focus for 5 May 2016!
- The first international surgical site infection prevention guideline will be issued by WHO in 2016.
- Hand hygiene in all surgical departments, as part of an infection prevention and control programme, prevents patient infection and reduces an avoidable burden on health systems.
Watch this page for more information on proposed 5 May 2016 activities coming soon!