Hand Hygiene

Please note that as things change rapidly, Q&As and guidelines will be updated. Review this website often to ensure you have the most up to date information or consult your leader if you have concerns or identify discrepencies. 

Hand hygiene  is considered the single most important intervention to prevent the spread of healthcare-associated infection. 

Review the Infection Prevention and Control's Hand Hygiene page on PHC Connect for information on proper hand hygiene.

Click HERE for a short film on how to wash your hands with soap and water, click HERE for a short film on using alcohol hand sanitizer

Click here for a BC Ministry of Health communique about hand hygiene and a provincial best practices guideline for hand hygiene.

Review the Hand Hygiene PHC Connect


This page last updated Mar 9, 2020 8:28am PDT