Medical waste management training for healthcare managers - a necessity?


Ozder A. , TEKER B., Eker H. H. , Altindis S., KOCAAKMAN M., Karabay O.

JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, vol.11, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 11
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/2052-336x-11-20
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Abstract

Background: This is an interventional study, since a training has been given, performed in order to investigate whether training has significant impact on knowledge levels of healthcare managers (head-nurses, assistant head nurses, hospital managers and deputy managers) regarding bio-medical waste management.