Are Hand Hygiene Myths Holding Back Progress? How to Debunk and Address Them
Date:
January 8, 2020
Time:
3:00 PM ET
 
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Webinar Description

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Megan DiGiorgio
Clinical Manager
Megan DiGiorgio has worked in infection prevention for almost 15 years. She received both her bachelor and master of science in nursing from Case Western Reserve University of Cleveland, Ohio. She worked in pediatric nursing before transitioning to infection prevention. She has served as president and multiple other offices at her local Association of Professionals in Infection Control (APIC) chapter, has presented posters and oral abstracts at national APIC conferences, and has been published in several infection prevention journals. She became a fellow of APIC (FAPIC) in 2016. Megan began working at GOJO in 2013. In her role, she counsels healthcare workers and facilities experiencing hand hygiene and skin health difficulties.
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Who Should Attend
  • Nurses
  • Administrators
  • Vice Presidents
  • CFOs
  • Chief Clinicians
  • Directors of Nursing
  • Anyone who is responsible for overseeing hand hygiene in a healthcare facility or anyone who performs hand hygiene in a healthcare facility

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Are Hand Hygiene Myths Holding Back Progress? How to Debunk and Address Them
Date:
January 8, 2020
Time:
3:00 PM ET



Date:
January 8, 2020
Time:
3:00 PM ET
The Details
In healthcare, alcohol-based hand rubs (ABHR) have been the gold standard for hand hygiene for nearly two decades. But myths still cause confusion leading to incorrect hand hygiene behavior. This presentation debunks the most common hand hygiene myths and will help you correct them in your facilities.
What You'll Learn
  • Review hand hygiene recommendations from leading healthcare infection control organizations
  • Identify the most common hand hygiene myths and learn why they are false
  • Learn how misinformation can lead to unhealthy hand hygiene behaviors
  • Learn where to access key accurate information
Who is Speaking?
Megan DiGiorgio_215x299.jpg
Megan DiGiorgio, Clinical Manager
Megan DiGiorgio has worked in infection prevention for almost 15 years. She received both her bachelor and master of science in nursing from Case Western Reserve University of Cleveland, Ohio. She worked in pediatric nursing before transitioning to infection prevention. She has served as president and multiple other offices at her local Association of Professionals in Infection Control (APIC) chapter, has presented posters and oral abstracts at national APIC conferences, and has been published in several infection prevention journals. She became a fellow of APIC (FAPIC) in 2016. Megan began working at GOJO in 2013. In her role, she counsels healthcare workers and facilities experiencing hand hygiene and skin health difficulties.
Who Should Join?
  • Nurses
  • Administrators
  • Vice Presidents
  • CFOs
  • Chief Clinicians
  • Directors of Nursing
  • Anyone who is responsible for overseeing hand hygiene in a healthcare facility or anyone who performs hand hygiene in a healthcare facility
 
Webinar Description

About the Speaker
Megan DiGiorgio_215x299.jpg
Megan DiGiorgio
Megan DiGiorgio has worked in infection prevention for almost 15 years. She received both her bachelor and master of science in nursing from Case Western Reserve University of Cleveland, Ohio. She worked in pediatric nursing before transitioning to infection prevention. She has served as president and multiple other offices at her local Association of Professionals in Infection Control (APIC) chapter, has presented posters and oral abstracts at national APIC conferences, and has been published in several infection prevention journals. She became a fellow of APIC (FAPIC) in 2016. Megan began working at GOJO in 2013. In her role, she counsels healthcare workers and facilities experiencing hand hygiene and skin health difficulties.

Who Should Attend
  • Nurses
  • Administrators
  • Vice Presidents
  • CFOs
  • Chief Clinicians
  • Directors of Nursing
  • Anyone who is responsible for overseeing hand hygiene in a healthcare facility or anyone who performs hand hygiene in a healthcare facility
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