Holiday hand hygiene

The holiday season is a time for enjoying the company of our family and friends, marathon mall shopping to look for that perfect present, office parties, and interaction with many members of our community. But it’s also a time when colds and flu viruses can spread. 

In the spirit of holiday fun and festivities, and in honor of “Handwashing Awareness Week,” this month’s backgrounder focuses on how you can stay healthy this season with CLEAN HANDS.

This month’s alert was developed by Crystal Heishman, BSN, RN, CIC, ONC, a member of the APIC Communications Committee. The Communications Committee updates the “Monthly alerts for consumers” page of on a regular basis. Read this article.