Dental hygiene program in Lebanon offers hand hygiene program
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The Dental Hygiene Program in Lebanon is offering hand hygiene programs to residents and visitors.
The program is a collaboration between the Government of Lebanon and the Government-owned Dental Health Organization of Lebanon.
The DHA’s program is part of a larger project aimed at providing free hand hygiene to the Lebanese population, and has already had success.
The goal is to offer free hand washing to every resident and visitor in the Lebanese community, including people with low incomes, who live in households with children.
DHA will distribute hand sanitizer and hand washing products to residents at the locations where the program is being implemented.
It will also be providing hand sanitization kits to all residents at local pharmacies.
The hand sanitary products will be delivered to residents’ homes through the DHA-operated distribution centers in Lebanon, which will be located in the areas where hand hygiene is being offered.
Dental hygienists will provide hand hygiene products to patients.
DHT has been able to offer hand hygiene services to the population of Lebanon since 2011, according to a press release from the DHT.
The announcement of the hand hygiene initiative came just over a month after the release of a report from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on the state of sanitation in Lebanon.
According to the ICRC, the country’s sanitation system is deteriorating and the number of people in need of hand hygiene care is increasing.
“As a result of the deteriorating health conditions in Lebanon due to war and civil unrest, it is not surprising that many people in the country lack access to basic sanitation services,” the ICCRC said.
“The Government of the Republic of Lebanon has failed to provide adequate services for its citizens to prevent and alleviate the deterioration of the public health situation, including in the case of sanitation, and thus the country has become one of the worst in the world for the prevention and treatment of diarrheal diseases,” the report stated.
The Dental Hygiene Program in Lebanon is offering hand hygiene programs to residents and visitors.The program is a collaboration between…