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Session 3: Hand Hygiene—Spread the Word Not the Germs: Get Set!

Medical Team Looking at Xray Provider

Tuesday, October 10, 2023, 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m. PT.

The cornerstone of infection prevention is hand hygiene. Although it seems like a simple concept, healthcare providers still struggle with compliance. Session three will provide you with the education, tools, and resources to build a robust hand hygiene program and perform accurate surveillance.


  • Discuss the importance of hand hygiene in overall infection prevention in the nursing home.
  • Identify key components of a hand hygiene program and robust surveillance.
  • Review auditing tools and other resources to improve hand hygiene compliance.

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