WHO Global Hand Hygiene Day - 5th May 2018 - 'It's in your hands - prevent sepsis in healthcare'

Publication Date: 19 April 2018

HPS are supporting WHO Global Hand Hygiene Day on 5th May 2018 with the focus on everyone having a role in prevention of sepsis in healthcare

http://www.who.int/infection-prevention/campaigns/clean-hands/5may2018/en

HPS would encourage NHS boards and organisations to support this day locally and a webpage providing key information on hand hygiene and sepsis along with weblinks and posters is available at:

http://www.hps.scot.nhs.uk/haiic/globalhandhygienecampaign.aspx

HPS will be issuing tweets on the run up to the day and using hashtags #handhygiene and #sepsis