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The holy grail of hand hygiene compliance: Just-in-time peer coaching that leads to behavior change

  • Emily E. Sickbert-Bennett (a1) (a2), Lauren M. DiBiase (a1) (a2), Lisa J. Teal (a1), Shelley K. Summerlin-Long (a1) and David J. Weber (a1) (a2)...

Abstract

We describe the delivery of real-time feedback on hand hygiene compliance between healthcare personnel over a 3-year time period via a crowdsourcing web-based application. Feedback delivery as a metric can be used to examine and improve a culture of safety within a healthcare setting.

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Author for correspondence: Emily E. Sickbert-Bennett, Email: esickber@unch.unc.edu

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The holy grail of hand hygiene compliance: Just-in-time peer coaching that leads to behavior change

  • Emily E. Sickbert-Bennett (a1) (a2), Lauren M. DiBiase (a1) (a2), Lisa J. Teal (a1), Shelley K. Summerlin-Long (a1) and David J. Weber (a1) (a2)...

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