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Thumbs Up on Safety Scalpels - Outpatient Surgery Magazine - May 2019

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M A Y 2 0 1 9 • O U T PA T I E N T S U R G E R Y. N E T • 1 7 M onitoring hand hygiene compliance need not be a bore of a chore. No, you can make it fun. I gave our man- agers "Presidio Police" badges and water guns filled with alcohol gel so they can "shoot" (more like "squirt") staff members who fail to practice proper hand hygiene. Managers shout, "Caught red-handed" or "Hand hygiene police" before pulling the trigger. Jessie Scott, MBA Presidio Surgery Center San Francisco, Calif. jessie.scott@scasurgery.com Hand Gel Water Guns • SAN FRANCISCO TREAT Presidio Surgery Center PACU Manager Carolyn Carroll, RN, squirts a water gun filled with hand gel at a colleague. Presidio Surgery Center

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