BC Guidelines and Resources

Provincial Best Practices for Hand Hygiene Guidelines
Published by the BC Ministry of Health, July 2012
(The document has “Appendix 1” at the top as it was originally issued as an Appendix to a Ministry Communiqué)

Provincial Best Practices for Hand Hygiene Guidelines: Facilities and Infrastructure Checklist
Published by the BC Ministry of Health, November 2013
(The document has “Appendix 5” at the top as it was originally issued as an Appendix to a Ministry Communiqué)

Guidelines and Resources from Other Jurisdictions

Just Clean Your Hands: Hand Care Program and
Protecting Your Hands Fact Sheet for Health Care Providers (with Hand Care Assessment Tool)
Created By: Public Health Ontario
Sept 2009

Hand Hygiene Practices in Healthcare Settings
Created By: Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC)
March 2012

Hand Hygiene Guidelines
Created By: World Health Organization (WHO)
April 2011