Vigilance and diligence needed to enforce hand hygiene
By: Janet M. Boivin, BSN, BSJ, RN
Hungarian obstetrician Ingvar Semmelweis recognized the link between hand washing and childbirth fever in the mid-1800s. During his lifetime, this theory was often ignored or mocked, but ultimately hand washing was scientifically proven to prevent infections.
The “How-to’s” of Implementing a Unit-Based Competency Assessment Process
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