Poster Abstract Session:
145. HAI: Hand Hygiene
Friday, October 28, 2016: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Improving Healthcare Worker Hand Hygiene Compliance: The role of behavior change theories
Kimberly Corace, Ph.D. ; Jeffrey Smith, MSc ; Tara Macdonald, PhD ; Leandre Fabrigar, PhD ; Andrea Chambers, PhD ; Sam Macfarlane, RN ; Debbie Valickis, RN ; Gary Garber, MD, FACP, FIDSA
Hand Hygiene New Zealand: The value of a national programme in achieving and sustaining hand hygiene performance
Sally Roberts, MBChB, FRACP, FRCPA ; Joshua Freeman, MBChB FRCPA ; Deborah Jowitt, PhD
Hand Hygiene Compliance: Is Measurement of "In & Out" Comparable to the WHO 5-Moments and Does it Truly Reflect the Risk to Our Patients
J. William Kelly, M.D. ; Dawn Blackhurst, DrPH ; Sue Boeker, BSN, RN, CIC ; Connie Steed, MSN, RN, CIC
Attitudes Towards a Patient Empowerment Tool to Improve Hand Hygiene
Allison Lastinger, MD ; Rashida Khakoo, MD, MACP, FIDSA, FSHEA ; Kayeromi Gomez, PhD ; Ellen Manegold, BA
WHO Multimodal Hand Hygiene Improvement Strategy and its Effect on Hand Hygiene Adherence in the Asella Teaching Hospital, Central Ethiopia
Andreas Schönfeld, MD ; Million Getachew, MSc ; Tafese Beyene, MSc ; Frieder Pfäfflin, MD ; Nicole Schmidt, MD ; Torsten Feldt, MD, Infectious Specialist ; Dieter Häussinger, MD, Infectious Specialist
Healthcare Workers’ Compliance To The ‘Five Moments of Hand Hygiene’: Comparison of Two Interventional Methods
Rima Moghnieh, MD ; Dania Abdallah, PharmD ; Rami Soboh, MD ; Amin Abyad, MD ; Mona Al-Helou, MD
Impact of introducing group e-monitoring on hand hygiene adherence and MRSA acquisition at an acute care teaching hospital
Jannice So, MPH ; Christine Moore, BSc, MLT ; Liz Mccreight, BSC ; Doug Willcocks, BSc ; Allison Mcgeer, MD, MSc
A Cluster Randomized Trial of Immediate Hand Hygiene Compliance Feedback
Matthew P. Muller, MD, PhD, FRCPC ; Emma Wallace, B.Sc. ; Shara Junaid, MSc
  • 1377_IDWeek_Poster.pdf (395.1 kB)
  • Bare Below the Elbows (BBE): Perception of Patients and Providers on the Impact on Patient Care in an Adult Oncology Setting
    Werner Bischoff, MD, PhD, FSHEA ; Sylvia Pegg, RN CIC ; Sharon Henderson, RN CIC ; Linda Roach, BSMT CIC ; Deborah Jacob Brooks, BSMT (ASCP) RN ; Amy Braden, MS ; Shannon Flanner, CMA ; Debra Weston, CMA ; Elizabeth Floyd, . ; Andrea Anderson, MS ; James Viviano, MS ; John Stehle Jr., PhD
  • Bischoff_BBE_Poster_REV.pdf (52.9 kB)
  • CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.