Health Days 2023

International Infection Prevention Week

Infection control prevents spread of infection in health care facilities, and millions of infection prevention and control professionals around the world join activities to celebrate World Infection Prevention Week; This highlights the importance of focusing on infection control activities and applying them in healthcare centers. to reduce transmission of infection.
  • Awareness of the importance of infection prevention in healthcare facilities.
  • Improving behavior and achieving safer, higher-quality healthcare practices.
  • Participation of healthcare workers in clean care and infection prevention.
  1. One out of every ten patients becomes infected while receiving health care.
  2. Effective infection prevention reduces risk of transmission by 30%.
  3. Patient has the right to ask about infection prevention methods used in healthcare facilities, and ask caregiver about cleanliness of his hands.
 Official Date:
Globally: Oct. 15th-22nd, 2023 
Locally: Rabi Awwal 7th to Rabi Thani 30th, 1445H​

Last Update : 05 February 2023 05:16 PM
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