Five units earn hand hygiene compliance honors for July

August 9, 2022  //  FOUND IN: Our Employees

Congratulations to 8DNS, CVC5-ICU, CVC PACU, portable imaging and PT/OT for earning the top hand hygiene compliance scores in the organization last month!

Those five areas will be added to the Infection Prevention Hand Hygiene Compliance Honor Roll, along with: 4C, adult ED, 7E, PFANS, 6B, 11W, 7W, 5C, 5A, transport/life, lab/phlebotomy, 7B, SSS, 6C, CVICU, 7A, 7C, UH OR, PCTU, 12E, 8A, 7C, 5B, CPU prep/recovery, Brandon NICU, EVS, 4A, neuro ICU, SICU, CVC5, MSSU Blue, 4B, Mott OR, 6A, 8B, CICU, Respiratory Care, Mott PACU, MSSU Maize.

Excellent hand hygiene is one of the best ways to protect yourself and patients from infections. Please encourage each other to wash hands and use “Clean-Remind-Thank”:

  • Clean in and clean out of patient care areas
  • Remind someone if they forget
  • Say “thanks” if someone reminds you

To see the hand hygiene compliance numbers in your area, click here.