As part of the Clean Hands Count campaign, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced a new hand hygiene education course: Hand Hygiene, Glove Use, and Preventing Transmission of C. difficile. This online course offers free Continuing Education (CE) and covers the following topics:
- Hand hygiene and glove use recommendations for C. difficile patients
- Best practices for glove use, and
- The role of environmental cleaning in preventing the spread of C. difficile
For more information on our efforts to improve hand hygiene as a means for infection prevention, visit our Web site.