“Sustainable Change in Hand Hygiene” at May 3rd Florida Association on Healthcare Quality

Paul Alper, Chairman of EHCO will be a plenary speaker at the Florida Association for Healthcare Quality on May 3 in Orlando Florida. His talk, “Sustainable Change in Hand Hygiene – The Problem We Only THINK We Solved” will provoke conversation about the so called Gold Standard of Direct Observation for measuring hand hygiene and make the evidence based case that it should be obsolete as a measurement tool and only used for coaching and feedback. With electronic monitoring the new accurate, reliable and best practice standard for care in today’s healthcare environment where quality outcomes are the priority target. http://www.fahq.org/conference/schedule