Washing Dirty Laundry? The Risks in Handling Hospital Linen

June 30, 2022

Proper protocols for hospital laundry are critical preventing the spread of viruses, bacteria and pathogens. However, sometimes staff forget that laundry management is a part of patient safety. It is often an afterthought, seen as secondary to the immediate tasks at hand. After all, there are more pressing issues to deal with.

This IFC webinar covers:

  • What are the most common mistakes that hospitals make when dealing with laundry, and how do we reduce them?
  • What are the top tips to ensure that staff follow procedures for linen management?


  • Dr. Chukwudi Robert Ochuba, Clinical Director, Lily Hospitals
  • Gaurav Loria, Group Chief Quality Officer & Head Operations, Vice President, Apollo Hospitals Group
  • Abdul Manzoor Ahmed, Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Consultant, IFC
  • Julia Khalimova, Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety Expert, IFC