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Phone: 815-436-1404

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Fax: 815-436-1403

P.O. Box 1306
Plainfield, IL 60544

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Important Notice about the HLAC Laundry Process Monitoring ToolKit™ Program

 

HLAC does not have access to an individual Laundry’s analysis and compilation of its test results.  HLAC will have no obligation or liability of any kind to the Laundry for problems caused by the laboratory or the Laundry including, without limitation, the Laundry’s: failure to follow the laboratories’ written instructions; use of a ToolKit with materials not supplied by the laboratory; misuse or improper use of a ToolKit; or failure to properly store or ship any ToolKits or test samples.  Analysis and compilation of test results may be compromised if the Laundry fails to follow the ToolKit instructions.  HLAC DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR THE ACTIONS OR OMISSIONS OF PARTICIPATING LAUNDRIES AND THE LABORATORY.

HAND HYGIENE ANALYSIS

Practicing hand hygiene is an effective way to prevent cross contamination and infection. This test is designed to observe hand-washing practices, not individuals. Samples are blind-coded to assure anonymity of participants. Testing includes pre- and post-wash; a glove test; and a swab test. 

Hand Hygiene Analysis