A Handbook on Housekeeping and Disinfection Practices for Healthcare Facilities

by Shakti Kumar Gupta, Kanika Jain, Lt Gen Sunil Kant, Maj Parmeshwar Kumar

This book is a comprehensive compendium on housekeeping and disinfection practices, and biomedical waste management. This book consists of 13 chapters, which include housekeeping services, staffing, training, cleaning in healthcare organizations, pest management, quality and hospital housekeeping, outsourcing of housekeeping services, sewage treatment plant, Kaya Kalp scheme, and housekeeping services in hospitals in COVID-19 environment. Each chapter highlights a specific issue centered on managing housekeeping services and disinfection practices in a hospital environment. This book outlines the training programs needed to inculcate and update the cleaning, disinfection, and biomedical waste management skills of the staff. This book will help the hospital planners, policy makers, medical administrators, nursing administrators, sanitation officers, management students, human resource managers, and other key professionals to understand how to operate and manage housekeeping in a hospital.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Gupta Shakti Kumar
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences and Jai Prakash Narayan Apex Trauma Centre, New Delhi, India
AIIMS, New Delhi, India
Dr RP Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
2. Jain Kanika
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, Delhi, kankuj@yahoo.com
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, New Delhi, India
PGIMER and Dr RML Hospital, New Delhi, India
3. Kant Lt Gen Sunil
New Delhi, India
4. Kumar Maj Parmeshwar All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
ISBN 9789390020560
Speciality Hospital Administration
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18449
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2021
Pages 230
Book Type Professional


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