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Hospital-acquired infections are the most common serious complication of hospitalization and the fourth leading cause of death among Canadians.
                                 (McGeer, n.d.)

 

Handwashing Quick Guide

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 Handwashing Posters

Germ Smart handwashing and sanitizing posters are now available for self-print in both colour and black & white. Click on the images below to download yours today!

  

 

 For infection prevention, it is recommended that posters in washrooms be laminated and cleaned on a regular basis.



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Handwashing can reduce GI Illness (vomiting and Diarrhea) by 31% and Respiratory Illness (cold and Flu) by 21%
(Aiello et al 2008)

 

Last Modified: Tuesday, September 8, 2020 |
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