You can leave your jewellery or watches on while washing your hands.
When should you especially wash your hands?
a) after coughing and sneezing
b) before and after eating
c) after using the bathroom
d) all of the above
Using soap and water is better than using alcohol-based hand rubs.
When using a public bathroom what should you use a paper towel for?
a) drying your hands to avoid re-contamination
b) to turn the tap off
c) to open the door when leaving
People frequently miss washing the inside of their thumbs and in between their fingers.
How long should you wash your hands with soap and water for?
a) 20 – 30 seconds
b) 30 – 40 seconds
c) 40 – 60 seconds
d) Length of the “Happy Birthday” song
Helpful links to the most useful lists and forms for health professionals.