CDC New Course: Hand Hygiene, Glove Use, and Preventing Transmission of C. difficile

As part of the Clean Hands Count campaign, we are pleased to announce a new hand hygiene education course: Hand Hygiene, Glove Use, and Preventing Transmission of C. difficile. This online course offers free continuing education (CE) and covers the following topics:

  • Hand hygiene and glove use recommendations for C. difficile patients,
  • Best practices for glove use, and
  • The role of environmental cleaning in preventing the spread of C. difficile.

Here are a few things you can do to continue to make Clean Hands Count: 

  1. Complete the new education course and claim free CE

  2. Watch and share the new Clean Hands Count video

  3. Order and distribute free Clean Hands Count print materials

    • Order Clean Hands Count stickers, brochures, factsheets, and posters by visiting:
    • Note: CDC’s fulfillment house is able to process a limited number of orders each day. If you see that a particular material is temporarily unavailable, please try again another day. We apologize for any inconvenience.


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