We always see red color plus symbol on hospitals, dispensaries, ambulances and nursing homes. Have you ever got this doubt as to why plus symbol is used on them? Have you ever thought what is the relation between plus symbol and medicine? If so, you can clear your doubt here. Red cross is a welfare organization run by world renowned International Community of the Red Cross. It helps the people who are hit by natural calamities, international wars etc.
It also won noble prize for its work for three times. Coming to the matter, red cross is named for offering unconditional help to the people in need. So, mediCal field, which also offers life saving services to the people adopted this symbol. That is the reason why hospitals and ambulances use red color plus symbol.