How to properly clean your hands

Stop and think of all the areas that you touch throughout the day; door handles, light switches, and elevator buttons. Know that others are touching them too.

See how germs spread from our hands to other places, and how to prevent this spread, with infection preventionist Kyle Jenn, RN.

Read the video's takeaways:

  1. When using hand sanitizer, choose one with at least 60% alcohol
  2. Clean your hands after touching high-touch surfaces
  3. Rub all surfaces of your hands until dry
  4. Follow our guide to ensure those high-touch surfaces are being cleaned properly

What can you do to keep you and others healthy? Clean your hands.


Last reviewed: 
October 2020

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