Global Hand Washing Day

Global Hand Washing Day

On 14th October’2017, Campaign on Global Handwashing Day was conducted by signing on a red heart shaped chart which was pinned on the awareness banner at the hospital premises. All staff was asked to perform hand washing steps while placing their biometric presence for the day. Through this activity the Infection Control Nurses (ICN) with the help of Nurse Educators (NE) emphasized the importance of Hand Washing.

ICN’s and NE, with the guidance of Mrs. Sagunthalamani, Nursing Supervisor and Mrs. Tamilselvi, Tutor, School of Nursing performed “VILLU PATTU”, with hand washing as the theme at the outpatient departments and waiting areas to educate the patients and their relatives about the importance of hand hygiene.