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The effectiveness of the national cleanyourhands campaign.

VOL: 101, ISSUE: 08, PAGE NO: 50Julie Storr, RGN, RHV, BN, MBA, FRSA, Cert(Infection control), is safer practice lead, National Patient Safety AgencyThe cleanyourhands campaign currently being rolled out across England and Wales is the first of its kind and is an ambitious attempt to improve hand hygiene on a national level. Nurses are vital to this effort as they are well placed to ensure that hand hygiene compliance is observed.

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