Just Clean Your Hands – Hospitals

Educating health care providers in hospitals about why, when and how to clean their hands is an important component of the Just Clean Your Hands (JCYH) program. The education tools provide background on the importance of hand hygiene. The training tools are based on the four moments for hand hygiene and apply a practical approach to teaching the essential moments for when hand hygiene should be performed.

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JCYH print resources are no longer available through ServiceOntario

Resources are now available for download only on our website. For more information, please contact handhygiene@oahpp.ca or your Regional IPAC Support Team.

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PHO Rounds: Beyond Flu: Trends in respiratory infection outbreaks in Ontario healthcare settings from 2007 to 2017, and implications for non-influenza outbreak management

This presentation will examine a study on pathogen-specific respiratory outbreak trends; focusing on how attack rates, case fatality rates and outbreak duration differed by pathogen between healthcare settings in Ontario. 

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Updated 26 Nov 2020