Clean Hospitals - transforming patient safety. A White Paper

17th of September 2019
Clean Hospitals - transforming patient safety. A White Paper

Clean Hospitals®: transforming patient safety from an idea to an international collaborative movement

Alexandra Peters1, Jonathan A. Otter2, Pierre Parneix3, Andreea Moldovan4, Ermira Tartari1, Marianne Kemmer5, Andreas Voss6, Didier Pittet1

1Infection Control Programme and WHO Collaborating Centre on Patient Safety, University of Geneva

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Didier Pittet heads up Clean Hospitals network launch

16th of September 2019
Didier Pittet heads up Clean Hospitals network launch

Clean Hospitals is a new network of relevant stakeholders who have formed an international collaboration with the aim of improving hospital environment hygiene as it relates to patient safety. ECJ spoke to Professor Didier Pittet, who is heading up the initiative.

Didier Pittet, MD, MS is professor of medicine, the hospital epidemiologist and

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European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018 Winner - Essity

24th of July 2019
European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018 Winner - Essity

Since launching its Tork EasyCube sensor dispenser Essity has continued to develop the product to become a leading facility management software for data-driven cleaning. It was named Technological Innovation of the Year at the 2018 European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards.

The best innovations stay ahead of the game by evolving and setting new

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Water management - be smarter in the washroom

23rd of July 2019
Water management - be smarter in the washroom

Steve Nurdin, marketing manager at Cannon Hygiene,explains why smart water systems could be a key to meeting global sustainability objectives without having to compromise on good hygiene practices.

The Environment Agency predicts that there will be a deficit of three billion litres of water every day by 2050 in the UK alone. To give the expected

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The window of opportunity

22nd of July 2019
The window of opportunity

What are the most challenging aspects of a window cleaner’s everyday life? What are the tasks they spend most time on during a typical working day, how do they organise their time and work in the most productive way possible? And what are the most valuable tools in helping them to operate efficiently?

Whether they’re working for a

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European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018 Winner - Tony Berisha

22nd of July 2019
European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards 2018 Winner - Tony Berisha

Tony Berisha is the quality and cleaning specialist manager at Insider Facility Services in Norway. His dedication to his employees, his colleagues and his clients made him a worthy winner in the 2018 European Cleaning & Hygiene Awards as Leader of the Year.

Berisha first joined Insider in 2012, as contract leader for Sandefjord Torp Airport,

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