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Oregon’s hospitals encourage a review of health hand washing habits


In 2008, the Oregon Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (OAHHS) launched its Hand Hygiene initiative, “Help Us Help You.”  Over the years this program has focused on empowering individuals to ask questions of their health care providers regarding hand … Continue reading

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St. Charles launches hand washing awareness campaign


St. Charles Health System is launching a hand washing campaign geared at encouraging patients to remind their caregivers to wash or sanitize their hands to avoid spreading infectious diseases. “Hand hygiene is the No. 1 factor in reducing transmission of … Continue reading

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