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Hand Washing: The Single Most Important Action To Prevent The Spread Of Infection.

September 5, 201411 min
Two million people each year become ill as a result of hospital-acquired infections. Proper hand hygiene is critical to the prevention of these infections, which contribute to the death of nearly 90,000 hospital patients per year and $4.5 billion in medical expenses. Learn how proper hand hygiene is the single most important action that a health care worker can take to stop the spread of germs and reduce the risk of health care-associated infections

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