Good Hand Hygiene is one of the most important things you can practice in healthcare to protect the patient from the most common Healthcare Acquired Infections (HAIs). This course will discuss when to perform hand hygiene, the steps to performing it correctly, and how Alcohol-Rub compares to Soap and Water. We'll also discuss concerns about jewelry, long fingernails, and hand irritation.
At the completion of this course the reader will be able to:
Recall the birth of hand hygiene.
Discuss the importance of hand hygiene in relation to healthcare acquired infections.
Discuss the most common type of microorganism involved in HAIs and how they're spread.
Recall when to perform hand hygiene.
List the steps for correctly performing hand hygiene.
List concerns related to hand hygiene.
List hand hygiene facts and 'truths worth knowing'.
Please choose ONLY ONE item from the list below.
Orders are for your account only, please select only one course code from the list below.
Online - Complete Course
Course is available online IMMEDIATELY after purchase
Reading material is presented in a PDF or PowerPoint format
One copy of the reading material can be printed out or saved
Quiz answers are entered online & graded immediately
YOU print your certificate from your Course History