Routine handwashing is one of the best practices to follow to stop the impact of spreading illness and germs to others. Only 1 out of every 3 adults wash their hands after coughing or sneezing. An estimated 27% of adults wash their hands after handling money. Germs can thrive up to 48 hours on some surfaces causing influenza A/B to spread. The following series of handwashing slogans are intended to encourage positive and routine handwashing practices. These slogans most commonly exist in hospitals where illness is more prominent.
20%-50% is not good enough.
A quick test.
All hands to the pump.
Be aware, wash with care.
Break the germ cycle.
Clean hands prevent germs from spreading.
Clean well so you can eat well.
Don’t be a dope, wash your hands with water and soap.
Don’t be a bum, wash off the scum.
Don’t be dirty, be neat. Wash your hands before you eat.
Don’t get caught germy handed.
Don’t let germs get you down.
Don’t pass the bug, make handwashing a must.
Don’t take it personally.
Drown a bug, save a life.
Fight germ warfare, wipe em out, wash your hands.
Handwashing and caring goes together.
Handwashing Good! Germs Bad!
Handwashing is an important part of your job.
Handwashing is up too us.
I’m being safe for you. I wash my hands.
In all the lands, wash your hands.
Infection – Don’t pass it on.
Infection control is in your hands.
It’s universal – handwashing every patient every time.
Juice is worth the squeeze.
Let your fingers do the washing.
Make your intention prevention. Wash your hands.
Safety first, wash and protect.
Save Lives and Money.
Seeing is believing, but you can’t see germs.
Some habits are good.
Stop – please remove germs be decontaminating your hands.
Stop disease in its tracks.
Stop spreading germs in seconds.
Stop! Handwashing is practiced here.
Ten out of ten patients prefer care from clean hands.
Wash your hands and fingers for any germs that lingers.
Washing hands prevents disease and puts everyone else at ease.
We’re all in this together.
We’re counting on you to clean your hands.
What are the top ten carriers of infection agents (each one of your fingers).
You are grand if you wash your hand.
Your hands are lovely.
An average 1 out of 2 students say they sometimes do not use the bathroom because it is not clean. The occurrence of hospital acquired infections surpass that of auto accident fatalities by almost 200%. The below infographic outlines interest statistics and facts about the importance and effects of handwashing.