INTERNATIONAL NURSES DAY

This year on May 12, the International Nurses and Midwives Day is being observed worldwide. This day is celebrated across the world in order to say thanks to nurses. The day marks... Read more »

PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT {PPE} FOR COVID 19

Shortage of personal protective equipment endangering health workers worldwide The World Health Organization has warned that severe and mounting disruption to the global supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) – caused by... Read more »

FIVE MOMENTS FOR HAND HYGIENE

FIVE MOMENTS FOR HAND HYGIENE before touching a patient, before clean/aseptic procedures, after body fluid exposure/risk, after touching a patient, and. after touching patient surroundings. Read more »

SURGICAL HAND WASHING

What is surgical hand washing? The purpose of surgical hand scrub is to: Remove debris and transient microorganisms from the nails, hands, and forearms. Reduce the resident microbial count to a minimum, and. Inhibit rapid... Read more »

HAND HYGIENE

7 Steps To Wash Your Hands Properly Step 2 – Rub your palms together. Step 3 – Rub the back of each hand. Step 4 – Rub both your hands while interlocking... Read more »

SPILLS MANAGEMENTS IN HOSPITAL

HAZMAT is an abbreviation for “hazardous materials”—substances in quantities or forms that may pose a reasonable risk to health, property, or the environment. HAZMATs include such substances as toxic chemicals, fuels, nuclear... Read more »

INTRAVENOUS CANNULIZATION

Intravenous cannulation is a process by which a small plastic tube (a cannula) is inserted into a peripheral vein. The subsequent venous access can be used for the administration of fluids, medication and nutrition. In... Read more »