Environmental Cleaning in Resource-Limited Settings

Best Practices for Environmental Cleaning in Healthcare Facilities: in RLS

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Best Practices

Environmental Cleaning in Healthcare Facilities: in RLS (Resource-Limited Settings)

Best Practices Translations

Environmental Cleaning Best Practices

This document provides guidance on best practices for environmental cleaning procedures and programs in healthcare facilities in resource-limited settings. It was developed as a collaboration between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Infection Control Africa Network (ICAN).

Implementation Toolkit for the Best Practices

This toolkit is a sister document to the best practices and aims to allow translation of the defined best practices into practical and achievable stepwise actions for healthcare facilities in resource-limited settings. The toolkit addresses facility-based environmental cleaning programs as defined within the best practices.