Poster Abstract Session:
151. HAI: Hand Hygiene
Friday, October 6, 2017: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall CD

Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Global ID, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID

Frequently Identified Infection Control Gaps Related to Hand Hygiene in Long-Term Care Facilities
Kate Tyner, RN, BSN, CIC; Regina Nailon, RN, PhD; Sue Beach, BA; Margaret Drake, MT, ASCP, CIC; Teresa Fitzgerald, RN, BSN, CIC; Elizabeth Lyden, MS; Mark E. Rupp, MD; Michelle Schwedhelm, MSN, RN; Maureen Tierney, MD, MSc; Muhammad Salman Ashraf, MBBS
Impact of Electronic Hand Hygiene Monitoring on Hospital-Acquired Clostridium difficile Infection Rates
Bryan Knepper, MPH, MS, CIC; Amber Miller, MSN, RN, CIC, CSPDT; Kevin Ruff, BSN RN-BC; Tina Van Winks, BSN, CMSRN; Julie Zoetewey, BSN RN CCRN; Ivor Douglas, MD FRCP(UK); Michael Hanley, MD; Heather Young, MD
Sustained Improvement in Hand Hygiene Compliance Using a Decentralized, Technology-Based Approach
Emily Landon, MD; Gretchen Pacholek, RN; Demetria Runjo, MPH; Sylvia Garcia-Houchins, RN, MBA, CIC, FSHEA; Jessica P. Ridgway, MD, MS; Stephen G. Weber, MD, MS; Vera Chu, MS, MLS(ASCP), CIC; Rachel Marrs, DNP, RN, CIC; Allison H. Bartlett, MD, MS
Electronic Hand Hygiene Monitoring: A Tool to Drive Improvement and Measure Impact
Bryan Knepper, MPH, MS, CIC; Amber Miller, MSN, RN, CIC, CSPDT; Sara Reese, PhD, MPH, CIC, FAPIC; Jennifer Kurtz, BSN; Sarah Stella, MD; Heather Young, MD
  • eHH for ID Week ver2 PDF.pdf (2.3 MB)
  • Monitoring Hand hygiene Compliance among Healthcare Workers at a Tertiary Care Center: Use of secret observers is the way forward
    Amar Krishna, MD; Bhagyashri Navalkele, MD; Amina Pervaiz, MD; Aditya Kotecha, MD; Shahram Maroof, MD; Dale Stern, MD; Katia Robinson, MD; Jenna Kado, MD; Elaine Flanagan, RN, BSN, MHA, CIC; Syed Hussain, MD; Teena Chopra, MD, MPH
    What psychological theories of behaviour change can teach us about improving hand hygiene adherence: Do we mean what we say?
    Kimberly Corace, Ph.D.; Jeffrey Smith, MSc; Tara MacDonald, PhD; Leandre Fabrigar, PhD; Arezou Saedi, IMG; Jacquelyn Quirk, MPH; Sam MacFarlane, RN; Debbie Valickis, RN; Gary Garber, MD, FACP, FIDSA
    Reducing Dissemination of Viruses from Computer Touchscreens through Patient Hand Hygiene and an Automated Ultraviolet-C Touchscreen Disinfection Device
    Heba Alhmidi, MD; Jennifer Cadnum, B.S.; Christina Piedrahita, B.S.; Amrita John, MBBS; Curtis J. Donskey, MD
    Comparison of Two Glove-Sampling Methods to Discriminate Between Study Arms of a Hand Hygiene and Glove-Use Study. 
    Natalia Blanco, PhD, MPH; Gwen L. Robinson, MPH; Linda Otieno, MPH; J. Kristie Johnson, PhD; Shanshan Li, PhD; Soraya Chanyasubkit, MD; Anthony D. Harris, MD, MPH; Kerri A. Thom, MD, MS
  • IDWeek_0924.pdf (590.3 kB)
  • An Appeal to Incorporate Hand Hygiene Education into Standard Elementary School Curriculum
    Jasmine Watson, BS, MPH; Alexandria Owens, BS, CTBS; Kavita Imrit-Thomas, DO; Miranda Malone, BS; Andy Tobias, AAS; Lakshmi Goudar, MD
  • id week EX-17-149.pdf (2.0 MB)
  • Posters
  • 1335_IDWPOSTER.pdf (3.0 MB)
  • Patients’ Family Empowering to Increase Hand Hygiene (HH) Compliance in Health-Care Workers (HCW) from a Hematology-Oncology Ward in Mexico City
    Aaron Molina-Jaimes, MD; Fuensanta Guerrero Del Cueto, MD; Cristina Roman-Lopez, MD; Silvia Sandoval-Hernández, RN; Bertha Garcia-Pineda, RN; Diana Vilar Compte, MD, MSc
  • Poster HH negro.pdf (552.8 kB)
  • CME Credits: Maximum of 0.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 4th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.