<img height="1" width="1" style="display:none" src="https://www.facebook.com/tr?id=538451103157789&amp;ev=PageView&amp;noscript=1">
DebMed Blog: Healthcare Hygiene Matters

The Joint Commission Survey: Are You Ready?

Posted by SC Johnson Professional on Jan 8, 2019 9:00:00 AM

As we approach the one year anniversary of the Joint Commission’s decision to place an increased focus on hand hygiene behavior among healthcare staff, what have you done to better prepare your facility for its next audit?

Read More

Topics: electronic monitoring, tips for improving hand hygiene, hand hygiene compliance, hand washing, Joint Commission, audit

Most Popular Posts of 2018

Posted by DebMed on Dec 11, 2018 9:00:00 AM

Another year is quickly coming to an end and we would like to to thank all our subscribers and occasional readers by sharing with you our most popular articles on hand hygiene and infection prevention from 2018. We will be taking a break over the holidays and returning in the new year!

In case you missed them here are the Top 5 articles from the DebMed Blog in 2018 ...

Read More

Topics: electronic monitoring, tips for improving hand hygiene, hand hygiene compliance, hand washing

Hand Hygiene: Together We Can Be Better Than Average

Posted by Emily Weaner on May 5, 2016 3:00:00 AM

Often times we settle for being average. Unfortunately, when we allow ourselves to be average while working in a healthcare environment it can put a patient’s health at risk, and may ultimately result in a Healthcare Associated Infection (HAI).  However, through the use of proper hand washing, we can begin to combat HAI’s, increase patient safety and adopt a culture of higher standards for both patients and staff.

Read More

Topics: hand hygiene, hand washing

Subscribe to Email Updates

About the blog

The DebMed blog is the go-to source for hand hygiene and infection prevention related discussions occurring in the healthcare industry. Join the conversation! All readers are invited to comment, share stories and information, and post articles of interest.

Recent Posts

Posts by Topic

see all