Program Date/Time: Thursday, April 29 at 1 p.m. ET / 12 p.m. CT
Everyone in healthcare, whether frontline staff or providers of ancillary services, must consistently perform hand hygiene. How do we achieve compliance with this basic practice of infection prevention?
This presentation will focus on proper hand hygiene protocols and why consistent hand hygiene is so important in this time of COVID-19 pandemic fatigue.
- Describe the challenges of pandemic fatigue
- Outline how hand hygiene fits in the hierarchy of infection prevention for COVID-19
- Identify proper hand hygiene protocols
- Explain updated information on the FDA recalls of alcohol-based hand rubs adulterated with methanol