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policy 0290 : Hand Hygiene

The University of Virginia Medical Center is committed to creating and maintaining hand hygiene to prevent health care-associated infections. All health care providers and support staff who enter patient care areas must comply with established hand hygiene procedures in the Infection Prevention and Control Manual.

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  1. effective date:

    May 1, 2018
  2. signature(s):

    Pamela M. Sutton-Wallace, CEO, UVA Medical Center