January 17, 2012

New Health & Wellness Wellcast: Hand Hygiene is good for you and your patients

You may have heard it from your mother a million times growing up: Wash your hands.

Now, Claudette Fergus, quality consultant in Vanderbilt’s Center for Clinical Improvement, discusses why mom was right and how important hand hygiene is for your own health and the health of patients in medical facilities.

Listen here.


Listen to interviews, tips and tidbits on a variety of health and wellness topics ranging from choosing child care to healthy dining to the civilized workplace. Listen from your MP3 player or your computer. The Faculty/Staff Health & Wellness Wellcasts are available at http://healthandwellness.vanderbilt.edu.