Even with the recent Coronavirus outbreak, you’re likely hearing a lot about infection prevention techniques, particularly hand hygiene. But the truth is – it works if done right – and is one of the best practices for yourself and your patients to prevent infections. We’ve made great strides in HAI reduction over the years, reducing infections by 16% over the past five years. But tens of thousands die each year from an HAI. Spend twenty minutes with American Nurse to heighten your understanding around managing infection risks, preventing HAIs and antibiotic resistance, patient safety and advocacy, effective communication, and overcoming hurdles to implement reliable infection prevention practices.