Bath Protocol

  • Make sure the water is clean and safe for bathing.
  • If you do not have access to safe water, then Bring the water to a rolling boil for 3 minutes and cool down before bathing. Boil for 3 minutes. don’t use ice for cooling. Cool down water completely.
  • Use Luke warm water for bathing.
  • Salt Bath and bleach bath helps wound healing.
  • Mark bath tub with marker for accuracy and to save time
  • Mark cup with marker for accuracy and to save time
  • Make sure the room is well ventilated
  • Line clean towel(s) at bottom and sides of tub to avoid slipping when sitting in the bath
  • Avoid direct contact of water, Use Sponge or soft cloth for this purpose.
  • Do not give bleach baths to babies under 1-year-old
  • Add 15 liters of clean lukewarm water
  • Add 6 tablespoons of salt (135 g)
  • Mix well and check the temperature of the water
  • Pat dry towel on the skin to dry
  • Add 15 liters of clean lukewarm water
  • Add 30 ml of regular bleach (2.1%). To measure, use a single use disposable syringe
  • Mix well and check the temperature of the water
  • Pat dry towel on the skin to dry