Documents

Title Author Year
Safe Management of Wastes from Health-Care Activities (second version) WHO and al 2013
Safe Management of Wastes from Health-Care Activities (second version)
This handbook - the result of extensive international consultation and collaboration - provides comprehensive guidance on safe, efficient, and environmentally sound methods for the handling and disposal of health-care wastes.
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Blood transfusion safety WHO 2011
Gestion des déchets biomédicaux: outil d'évaluation rapide. Seconde édition. WHO 2011
HCWM - Rapid Assessment Tool (RAT). Second edition. WHO and UNEP/SBC 2011
Health-care waste management - Fact sheet n° 281 WHO 2011
Waste from health-care activities - Fact sheet n° 253 WHO 2011
HCWM - Expanded Costing Analysis Tools (ECAT) - High-income countries WHO 2007
HCWM - Expanded Costing Analysis Tools (ECAT) - Low-income countries WHO 2007
HCWM - Expanded Costing Analysis Tools (ECAT) - Medium-income countries WHO 2007
International Meeting on Health-Care Waste, Geneva, Switzerland, June 20-22, 2007 WHO / Dr Jorge Emmanuel 2007
The Hazardous Chemicals and Wastes Conventions UNEP 2007
WHO core principles for achieving safe and sustainable management of health-care waste WHO 2007
Albania: Injection Practices - Rapid Assessment and Proposed Action Plan WHO 2006
Georgia: Immunization Programme Management Review WHO 2006
Georgia: Waste Management Assessment and Planning for the National Immunization Programme WHO 2006
Gestion des déchets produits par les injections - Poster WHO 2006
Gestion des déchets produits par les injections au niveau des districts. Guide à l'intention des administrateurs sanitaires de district WHO 2006
HCWM - Costing Analysis Tool (CAT) WHO 2006
Management of waste from injection activities - Poster WHO 2006
Management of waste from injection activities at district level: guidelines for district health managers WHO 2006
National Steering Committees and National Working Groups for Health-Care Waste Management Policy Development and Planning WHO 2006
Republic of Moldova: HCWM situation analysis and NAP WHO 2006
Ukraine: Injection safety pilot project on needle removing and plastic recycling WHO 2006
Better health care waste management: An integral component of health investment Raki Zghondi - WHO / CEHA and Philip Rushbrook - World Bank 2005
Gestion des déchets de soins WHO Africa / IT Power India 2005
Gestion des déchets solides d'activités de soins dans les centres de santé primaire: Guide d'aide à la décision WHO 2005
Health-care waste management rapid assessment tool [Russian] WHO 2005
Health-care waste management: Guidance for the development and implementation of a National Action Plan WHO 2005
Management of solid health-care waste at primary health-care centres: A decision-making guide WHO 2005
Managing Health Care Waste Disposal WHO Africa / IT Power India 2005
Mercure et soins de santé: document d'orientation stratégique WHO 2005
Mercury in health care WHO 2005
Préparation des Plans Nationaux de Gestion des Déchets de Soins Médicaux en Afrique Subsaharienne: Manuel d’aide à la décision OMS / SCB-PNUE 2005
Safe Management of Bio-medical Sharps Waste in India - A report on alternative treatment and Non-burn disposal practices WHO South-East Asia 2005
Ukraine: Injection safety HCWM pilot project - needle removing and plastic recycling WHO EURO 2005
Une meilleure gestion des déchets d'activités de soins: une composante intégrale de l'investissement dans la santé P. Rushbrook et R. Zghondi 2005
Management of wastes from immunisation campaign activities. Practical guidelines for planners and managers WHO 2004
Preparation of national health-care waste management plans in sub-saharan countries: a guidance manual WHO and UNEP/SBC 2004
Republic of Moldova: Healthcare waste management situation analysis and national action plan WHO EURO 2004
Review of health impacts from microbiological hazards in health-care wastes WHO 2004
Safe health-care waste management: Policy paper WHO 2004
Technical guidelines on the environmentally sound management of biomedical and healthcare wastes (Y1, Y2) SBC / UNEP 2003
"First, do no harm" Introducing auto-disable syringes and ensuring injection safety in immunization systems of developing countries WHO 2002
Albania: Injection Practices - Rapid Assessment and Proposed Action Plan WHO 2000
Starting health care waste management in medical institutions: a practical approach Philip Rushbrook et al. 2000
Guidelines for Safe Disposal of Unwanted Pharmaceuticals in and after Emergencies A group of internationals institutions coordinated by WHO 1999
Safe Management of Wastes from Health-Care Activities (first version) WHO / Annette Pruess, E. Giroult, P. Rushbrook 1999
Teacher's Guide: Management of waste from health-care activities WHO / A. Prüss, W.K. Townend 1998