The housekeeping department, in hospital contributes to major amount of profit though it is considered as an ancillary service. The simple reason being, a customer demands a clean, tidy, and pleasing ambience.
Housekeeping generates the first impression on a patient’s mind. The housekeeping efforts clearly show how the hospital will take care of its patients. Housekeeping means performing all the duties towards cleaning, maintaining orderliness. In case of hospitals, the housekeeping duties involve maintaining the hospital to the best possible state in terms of cleanliness, and keeping it at highly desirable ambience.