Doctors fail to wash hands before treating patients, study finds
Sydney Morning Herald – 28 April 2014
Doctors in Australia's biggest hospitals are routinely failing to wash their hands before touching patients, new figures show.
NICE highlights how hand washing can save lives
Nursing Times – 28 April 2014
“Doctors and nurses should do more to stop hospital patients developing infections, an NHS watchdog says,” BBC News reports.
Celebrating hand hygiene excellence
19 June 2014
Whanganui and Capital and Coast District Health Board (DHBs) came up trumps at Hand Hygiene New Zealand’s (HHNZ) Quality... Read our media release here.
WDHB takes home top hand hygiene award
18 June 2014
Whanganui District Health Board (WDHB) has scooped the Hand Hygiene Quality Improvement Award 2014 for a... Read more here.