Patient treatment and recovery is the main focus of hospitals and doctors’ surgeries. Creating a healthy environment has a positive effect on the quality of services provided by a medical facility.
Depending on the season, rooms that are affected by relative air humidity must either be cooled or heated. Warming rooms in winter, may decrease the relative air humidity to 10-30% resulting in drying out of skin, lips and eyes which negatively impacts general well-being. It can also affect the function of the mucous membranes in the respiratory channels, providing less effective protection against bacteria and viruses.