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Hand hygiene for medical students

24 Apr 2015, Infection Prevention & Control

A video by students from the University of Auckland, presenting ‘Gavin’s story’ – a student’s journey to hand hygiene excellence.

Hand hygiene video from Waitemata DHB

5 Feb 2015, Infection Prevention & Control

Waitemata District Health Board (DHB) hand hygiene educational video improving the focus of hand hygiene with doctors.

Global Patient Safety Challenge pledge

13 Jan 2015, Infection Prevention & Control

In June 2014, the New Zealand Government became a signatory to the Global Patient Safety Challenge Programme of the World Health Organization (WHO) World Alliance for Patient Safety.

Antibiotic Awareness Week website

14 Nov 2014, Infection Prevention & Control

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care’s Antibiotic Awareness Week website.

Hand hygiene quality improvement workshop 2014

18 Aug 2014, Infection Prevention & Control

Front-line ownership of quality improvement initiatives, innovation and sustainability were some of the key topics addressed at the Hand Hygiene New Zealand quality improvement workshop in Wellington in June 2014.

Hand Hygiene New Zealand communication toolkit

4 Jul 2014, Infection Prevention & Control

The hand hygiene communication toolkit provides district health board staff with a range of ideas and guidance to promote hand hygiene and to engage health care workers to improve their practice.