Every 5 May, WHO urges all health workers and leaders to maintain the profile of hand hygiene action to save patient lives. Being part of the WHO SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands campaign means that people can access important information to help in their practice. Here, infection control expert Professor Didier Pittet and three leading surgeons explain why hand hygiene at the right times in surgical care is life saving.
- Changing the skill-mix of the health workforce
- Announcing the new Sax Institute website - a resource to support evidence-informed policy and decision-making
- Using social media in health policy, planning and research