Evaluating Environmental Cleanliness in Hospitals and Other Healthcare Settings
ANZSRC / FoR Code
060502 Infectious Agents| 111706 Epidemiology| 111799 Public Health and Health Services not elsewhere classified
Reportable Items (HERDC/ERA)
The purpose of this review is to describe some of the main methodologies currently used in assessing environmental cleanliness as well as document current local, national and international practices.
Mitchell, B. G., Wilson, F., Ware, C., Brown, S., McGregor, A., & Dancer, S. (2012). Evaluating environmental cleanliness in hospitals and other healthcare settings. Hobart, Australia: Tasmanian Infection and Prevention Control Unit (TIPCU), Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved from http://www.dhhs.tas.gov.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0006/92481/TIPCU_Environmental_Hygiene_Assessment_Report_2012.pdf