As an OPH employee you play an important role in promoting infection prevention and control, whether or not you have direct contact with clients or the public. Hand hygiene is  the cornerstone to preventing most infections and protecting client safety. Following good hand hygiene practices will also help to keep you and your family safe.

This online training module will help you to increase your knowledge and skills on how to perform hand hygiene and why this is important. While the settings in the video may not be exactly like your work environment, the basic principles and techniques for hand hygiene apply to all environments and situations.