Clean Care is Safer Care

Case studies

What is involved?

Browse this library to view case studies from health-care facilities across the world sharing their experiences and initiatives to improve hand hygiene, reduce health care-associated infection and save lives.

Case studies

The information contained in the case study section is provided by individual health-care facilities. The World Health Organization (WHO) does not warrant that this information is complete and correct, and shall not be liable whatsoever for any damages incurred as a result of its use. WHO does not endorse the content or any recommendations listed therein.

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Key documents

WHO Guidelines on Hand Hygiene in Health Care (revised Aug 2009)

Guide to implementation of the WHO multimodal hand hygiene improvement strategy (revised Aug 2009)

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