Hand hygiene is the #1 way to prevent the spread of infections
Corporate Authors:Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (U.S.) ; Kimberly-Clark Corporation. ;
Series:Hand Hygiene Saves Lives
Description:Take action and practice hand hygiene often.
• Use soap and water or an alcohol based hand rub to clean your hands.
• It only takes 15 seconds to practice hand hygiene.
Ask those around you to practice hand hygiene.
• Your doctors and nurses should practice hand hygiene every time they enter your room.
• You and your visitors should clean your hands before eating, after using the restroom, and after touching surfaces in the hospital room.
For more information, please visit www.cdc.gov/handhygiene or call 1800CDCINFO
This poster was developed with support from the CDC Foundation and KimberlyClark Corporation.
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