Clean Hands Count: A campaign urging healthcare providers, patients, and patients' loved ones to clean their hands to prevent healthcare-associated infections. Part of the new campaign promotes healthcare provider adherence to CDC hand hygiene recommendations by addressing some of the myths and misconceptions about hand hygiene.
Ambulatory Care: The guide provides basic infection prevention recommendations for outpatient (ambulatory care) settings; and reaffirms Standard Precautions as the foundation for preventing transmission of infectious agents during patient care in all healthcare settings. It also provides links to full guidelines and source documents, which readers can reference for more detailed background and recommendations.
Your Medicine: Be Smart. Be Safe. Medication tracking tool (available in English and Spanish), Su medicamento: Infórmese. Evite riesgos. (Your Medicine: Be Smart. Be Safe.), can help patients learn more about how to take medicines safely.