CBC News. (2012, Mar 22). Poor Hospital Cleaning Revealed as Major Problem.. Retrieved from http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/story/2012/03/22/marketplace-dirty-hospitals.html.
“The health of hospitalized Canadians and their visitors is being seriously put at risk by hospitals that have cut corners in cleaning budgets to save money, a Marketplace investigation has revealed.
The program took hidden cameras inside 11 hospitals in Ontario and British Columbia. What they found in many of them were surprisingly inadequate cleaning regimens – in short, dirty hospitals that could make you sick…
The program talked to cleaners, supervisors, nurses, doctors, and hospital administrators to get a handle on what has become a major problem at Canadian health-care facilities – a shocking number of hospital-acquired infections.”