Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Building an Optimal Hand Hygiene Bundle: A Mixed Methods Approach|
Heather S Reisinger
||Iowa City, IA
|Congressional District Code:
||Health Services R&D
|| April 2014 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
Go To NIH RePORTER
Hand hygiene is the single most important measure to prevent transmission of infectious organisms (VHA Directive 2010-006, MRSA Prevention Initiative). Despite its fundamental place in infection prevention, compliance rates with hand-hygiene protocols remain substantially below target levels. This project will advance the science of hand-hygiene compliance interventions by developing an evidence-based bundle of effective strategies. While many have advocated for a multifaceted bundle as the most...
Questions about the R&D website? Email the Web Team
Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.