Publication: Supporting Vulnerable Health Systems Improve Infection Prevention and Control to Fight the COVID-19 Pandemic
Protecting healthcare workers and patients is critical to reduce the spread of the disease. In this brief we highlight three urgent actions : Distribution of infection prevention and control (IPC) policies and guidelines to all health facilities; Manufacturing and distribution of IPC supplies to health facilities; and Mass media hand hygiene behavior change campaigns for health workers and the general population.
“Bedoya, Guadalupe; Dolinger, Amy. 2020. Supporting Vulnerable Health Systems Improve Infection Prevention and Control to Fight the COVID-19 Pandemic. Development Impact Evaluation (DIME) Brief;. © World Bank, Washington, DC. http://hdl.handle.net/10986/33481 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”