GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog

We spotlight the importance of hand hygiene to improve public health, serve as a trusted resource and raise awareness of leading-edge hand hygiene and skin health scientific advancements through the GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog.

GOJO microbiologists, scientists, nurses and communication professionals post regularly and we also get the views of outside experts and thought leaders in the field. It’s all part of the GOJO Purpose, saving lives and making lives better through well-being solutions.

International Infection Prevention Week 2018
International Infection Prevention Week October 14th-20th

10/17/2018

By Megan J. DiGiorgio, MSN, RN, CIC

Clinical Specialist, GOJO Industries

October 14-20th is International Infection Prevention Week (IIPW). As I reflect on our field, I am so proud of what Infection Preventionists (IPs) have accomplished and our role every day in protecting patients, healthcare workers, and visitors in healthcare facilities.

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CDC Global Handwashing Day 2018
New Phase of Hand Hygiene Project to Focus on Community Settings

10/15/2018

By Claire Stinson

Senior Communications Officer for the CDC Foundation

Keeping hands clean through improved hand hygiene is one of the most important steps we can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others. On Global Handwashing Day, the CDC Foundation is pleased to announce a new phase in a program aimed at improving hand hygiene to combat infection.

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Global Handwashing Day
Global Handwashing Day – Clean Hands Are a Main Ingredient to Your Health

10/15/2018

By Jim Arbogast, Ph.D.

Hygiene Sciences and Public Health Advancements Vice President, GOJO Industries

From as early as we can remember, we have been told to “wash your hands before you eat.” Now, we may be the ones teaching this lessons to others.

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GOJO – 2018 Finalist for the 9th Annual Responsible Business Awards

10/11/2018

By Samantha Williams

Director of Public Relations, GOJO Industries

The GOJO Purpose, Saving Lives and Making Life Better Through Well-Being Solutions, inspires our commitment to sustainability leadership and to use this commitment as a driver of innovation that improves the lives of those we touch. We put considerable effort into understanding and proactively managing the social, environmental, and economic impacts of our business on society and the environment as new needs and challenges emerge to create a healthy today and a healthy tomorrow.

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Food Safe Truth Bulletin Blog
Business Impact of Hand Hygiene and Cross-Contamination

9/26/2018

By Will Hankla

Sr. Advisor, Public Health Innovations, LLC

Cross-contamination is a challenge that many food businesses, from restaurants to manufacturers, must manage constantly. One key way that cross-contamination occurs is from poor hand hygiene. Hand hygiene is not a new topic to those who have been in the food industry.

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