Von Voigtlander PACU earns hand hygiene compliance honors

October 12, 2022  //  FOUND IN: Our Employees

Congratulations to the PACU at Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital, which was recently recognized as the organization’s top performing unit for hand hygiene compliance in September!

The team will be added to the Infection Prevention and Epidemiology Honor Roll, along with: 12E, PICU, 12W, PCTU, 7W, 5A, MSSU Blue, 8C, CVC5-ICU, 6C, 7C, 8DNS, 7B, CVC PACU, Brandon NICU, PFANS and CVICU. 

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.