OAKLAND, Calif., and CLEVELAND — The Clorox Firm (NYSE: CLX) and Cleveland Clinic have launched a second information following the announcement of their partnership in July to help public well being as society continues to face COVID-19.
“Safer at Home During the Coronavirus Pandemic” shares practices for households that may assist folks shield themselves, their family members and their communities from additional unfold of COVID-19. The free on-line information incorporates normal prevention info, assets on cleansing and disinfecting a house, recommendations on speaking with family members concerning the new realities and emotional challenges posed by the pandemic, and steering on caring for members of the family who’re sick with coronavirus. Most of the identical steps can preserve households wholesome throughout the upcoming chilly and flu season as effectively.
“As we proceed to deal with the challenges from COVID-19, persons are searching for steering that can give them a way of confidence and luxury that they’re taking the correct steps to assist them preserve their households secure,” mentioned Clorox Chair and CEO Benno Dorer. “Bringing collectively the information and experience we’ve every developed over the course of 100 years — for Clorox in serving the cleansing and disinfecting wants of households and for Cleveland Clinic in serving affected person wants — is vital. Our hope is that the information will contribute to the collective motion essential to beat the pandemic.”
Added Cleveland Clinic Chief Medical Transformation Officer James Merlino, M.D., “As we deal with defending ourselves from COVID-19, it’s vital we take precautions all over the place we go, together with in our properties. This new information affords recommendation that may forestall the unfold of COVID-19, and addresses emotional well-being and methods to keep up social connections with family and friends whereas we’re bodily distant. Our organizations are dedicated to serving to the neighborhood keep secure as all of us proceed to navigate a brand new regular throughout the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.”
The primary information launched in July as a part of the Clorox-Cleveland Clinic partnership, “Six Building Blocks of a Robust Cleaning and Disinfection Program,” was targeted on serving to employers with coaching, efficient product choice, and the event of strong cleansing and disinfection processes to create and keep safer environments. The organizations are additionally concerned in a partnership with United Airways, the United CleanPlus program, to tell and information new cleansing and security protocols.
Cleveland Clinic affords assets and advisory help to assist organizations safely resume operations throughout COVID-19. These assets embrace an employer web site, COVID-19: Creating a Safe Workplace, which encompasses a collection of return to work guides developed for varied industries. Cleveland Clinic additionally hosts a webinar collection on subjects starting from an infection prevention to worker resiliency.
Angie Smith, SMITHA19@ccf.org