Cleanliness is an integral part of healthcare services both in terms of safe treatment and quality of the environment.
This is maintained through good management practice, and through developing staff with careers such as Domestics, cleaners, Portering staff, supervisors including managing Laundry facilities and focusing on Environmental cleanliness.
Patients, visitors and staff have a right to expect food that is both responsive to need and nutritious. Catering services are an essential part of patient care/treatment and a career in this area covers cooking/managing a kitchen & preparing food etc.
All of these roles are key to the successful functioning of the Health & Social Care environment.