824. Electronic Systems for Hand Hygiene Compliance
Session: Interactive Session: Controversies in Infection Prevention
Thursday, October 4, 2018: 2:00 PM
Room: N 24
John Boyce, MD, J.M. Boyce Consulting, LLC, Middletown, CT

Dr. Boyce is currently President of J.M. Boyce Consulting LLC, a position he assumed after retiring from his positions as Director of Hospital Epidemiology & Infection Control at Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT and as Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Yale University School of Medicine in 2015. He served as a hospital epidemiologist at several university-affiliated hospitals over a period of 35 years and was President of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) in 1999. He was co-author of the CDC Guideline for Hand Hygiene in Healthcare Settings, and served as a member of the hand hygiene committee of the WHO, which published the WHO Guidelines for Hand Hygiene in Health Care in 2009. He has published a number of articles dealing with various aspects of hand hygiene, including methods of monitoring hand hygiene practices.


Disclosures:

J. Boyce, Diversey: Consultant , Consulting fee . Global Life Technolgies Corp: Consultant and Speaker's Bureau , Consulting fee , Speaker honorarium and Travel support to APIC . GOJO Industries: Consultant and Speaker's Bureau , Consulting fee and Travel support to IDWeek 2017 .

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