Hand Hygiene – When to Wash in the Clinical Setting – Word Search Puzzle

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Hand Hygiene - When to Wash in the Clinical Setting - Word Search Puzzle

When to wash in the clinical setting:

  • Before direct contact with patients
  • Before donning sterile gloves for any procedure
  • After removing gloves
  • After contact with a pt’s intact skin
  • After contact with body fluids, excretions or mucous membranes
  • If moving from a contaminated body site to clean body site during patient care
  • After contact with inanimate objects (including medical equipment) in the immediate vicinity of the patient
  • Before eating or after using the restroom