Mercy4Ubuzima’s two primary initiatives—hand hygiene and patient identification programs—are in service of the larger goal of helping each of our partner hospitals in Rwanda move up to Joint Commission International Standards for Hospital Accreditation. You can learn more about JCI standards here.
Maintaining WHO Guidelines
Additionally, our hand hygiene program adheres to the guidelines used by the World Health Organization. If you would like to learn more about the protocols for effective hand hygiene in hospitals, you can refer to WHO’s guidelines, as documented here.