Hand Hygiene

Course Details:

  • Category: Infection Control
  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Target Audience: All Employees

Course Overview: Handwashing has been described as the single most important step in preventing healthcare-associated infections and the transmission of microorganisms. Included in the training is how to reduce the transmission of microorganisms through the regular practice of Standard Precautions when hand washing should take place, proper handwashing techniques, types of cleaners, and steps for proper glove removal.

Training Includes:

  • Standard Precautions
  • Importance of Hand Washing
  • Proper Hand Washing
  • Types of Soap and Cleansers
  • Glove Safety and Removal
  • Hand Lotion Use
  • Fingernail Care