Basic Steps in the Preparation of Health Care Waste Management Plans for Health Care Establishments

This document provides basic steps and a simple and practical approach for the preparation of a health care waste management (HCWM) plan in small, medium, and large health care establishments. This guide aims to assist managers of health care establishments in developing plans to optimize and sustain the operation of HCWM systems in their health care institutions.

Author: World Health Organization

Published: 2002

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Resource types: Training material

Diseases/vaccines: Not disease/vaccine specific

Topics: Injection safety and waste management

Regions: Global