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Clean linen is stored in a clean designated area separate from used linen

Clean linen is free from stains (randomly check linen)

Clean linen store is clean and free from dust and debris

Clean linen store is free from inappropriate items

Bags are not filled as to leave space to be able to be closed securely

Bags are stored correctly prior to disposal

Linen skips and appropriate bags are taken to the area required. Staff are not carrying soiled linen or leaving it on the floor.

Gloves and aprons are worn when handling contaminated linen

Compliance Rate

Compliance rate of 90% or above show that linen is managed and handled appropriately to prevent cross infection

Please note that this checklist is a hypothetical example and provides basic information only. It is not intended to take the place of, among other things, workplace, health and safety advice; medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment; or other applicable laws. You should also seek your own professional advice to determine if the use of such checklist is permissible in your workplace or jurisdiction.