Published: February 21, 2019
Ms. Maureen Banks, RN, DNP, MBA, NEA-BC, FACHE, is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Nursing Executive of the Spaulding Rehab Network. She shared her experience leading Spaulding Hospital Cambridge to dramatically reducing infection rates through improvements in hand hygiene. Working to prevent infection […]
Published: February 18, 2019
This infographic introduces key ways to prevent the transmission of measles through handwashing. In addition to vaccination, handwashing with soap is an effective way to prevent the transmission and spread of the measles virus.
Published: January 28, 2019
This resource, uploaded by the Kiddiwash team, provides designs, worksheets and learning certificates to help nursery school children learn the importance of handwashing at critical times. OrganizationTeal Patents LtdName of person submittingPhilip Briggs
Published: December 13, 2018
In this video produced by Medical Aid Films, we follow Mr. Tembo and his family in Chipulusuku, Zambia. Lessons on the connection between handwashing, wound healing and work absenteeism are shared as Mr. Tembo and his community learn that hand hygiene saves lives.
Published: October 23, 2018
This guide will walk you through planning and implementing monitoring and evaluation (M&E) for your handwashing promotion program. Programs that promote handwashing are diverse and vary in scope.
Published: October 23, 2018
The UNICEF Handwashing Module outlines how handwashing behavior can be changed on a large or national scale by providing lessons from industrial marketing and public health approaches and thinking.
Published: May 15, 2018
This video highlights the Unilever soap brand Lifebuoy’s partnership and strategic approach to empower girls and communities with hand hygiene habits.
Published: August 2, 2017
Updated for 2017, this social media toolkit has sample messages, blog ideas, and resources to help celebrants and handwashing champions spread the word about Global Handwashing Day. This toolkit is available in English, French & Spanish.
TAGS: Advocacy MaterialsMultimediaTrainings & Toolkits Global Handwashing DayHandwashing Promotion AdvocatesGeneral PublicGlobal Handwashing Day PlannersImplementersPolicy Makers EnglishFrenchSpanish 2017
Published: May 5, 2017
This webinar summary provides context on the status of WASH in healthcare facilities, as well as insights into assessments, programs and action plans to reduce healthcare-associated infections linked to inadequate hand hygiene.
TAGS: Event Recording Advocacy & PolicyHandwashing PromotionHandwashing TechnologiesHygiene in Health FacilitiesIntegrationMaternal Newborn & Child HealthMonitoring & Evaluation ImplementersPolicy Makers English 2017
Published: December 30, 2016
This resource provides links to the St. Louis County Department of Public Health handwashing campaign materials.
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