It's in your hands - WHO World Clean Your Hands Campaign

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This 5th of May, the World Health Organisation (WHO) is holding a campaign to raise awareness of Sepsis prevention in healthcare. 

Sepsis is a life-threatening infection which can be acquired in hospitals through improper hygiene. It is estimated to affect more than 30 Million people per year, and has a high mortality rate. WHO is raising awareness of the best practices to reduce the number of Sepsis infections, namely proper hand hygiene. 

Read more here: http://www.who.int/gpsc/5may/en/

 

Grahame White