SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands 5 May 2017 - Fight antibiotic resistance - it's in your hands (Global; 5th May 2017)
This year's calls to action are:
- Health workers: “Clean your hands at the right times and stop the spread of antibiotic resistance.”
- Hospital Chief Executive Officers and Administrators: “Lead a year-round infection prevention and control programme to protect your patients from resistant infections."
- Policy-makers: "Stop antibiotic resistance spread by making infection prevention and hand hygiene a national policy priority."
- IPC leaders: "Implement WHO’s Core Components for infection prevention, including hand hygiene, to combat antibiotic resistance.”
For more information, visit: www.who.int