Infection Control Basics – Hand Hygiene

Healthy Buildings

March 16, 2020 | By: Jacob Wilder, CAE

In this video, Infection Prevention Manager, Krystle Johnson RN, MSN, CIC, with Emory Healthcare shares information on hand hygiene that can help reduce the spread of infectious disease. Hand hygiene is a critical component of infection prevention. Krystle discusses the ideal duration of hand washing, water temperature, and often-missed areas when washing hands. She also discusses the use of hand sanitizing solution.

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