World Hand Hygiene Day 2020
The essence of the whole action is the fact that such a simple act like washing and disinfection significantly contribute to improving the safety of patient care.
Hospital staff, patients, and visitors can even be carriers of disease-causing microbes on their hands. The results of research show that more than half of hospital infections could be avoided if the procedure for hand hygiene was observed by medical personnel.
Let us also remember the importance of hand hygiene in daily life – this, after the simplest protection against circulating everywhere and always pathogenic bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites.
See a video promoting hand hygiene: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RcDx5SA8xF8