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Bonnie DiPietro

Director of Operations
410-540-5095 (Direct)

Maryland Hospital Hand Hygiene Collaborative

Maryland Patient Safety CenterA statewide initiative to enhance the prevention of healthcare-associated infections in Maryland hospitals. The goal of the Collaborative is to achieve a better than 90 percent hand hygiene compliance rate among Maryland acute care hospitals. Being led by the Maryland Patient Safety Center, the Collaborative enjoys working relationships with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Maryland Health Care Commission, Maryland Health Quality and Cost Council and the Delmarva Foundation. The Collaborative is proud to have the participation of 44 Maryland acute care hospitals.


Hand Hygiene in the NICU

Very Basic Measure to Decrease Spread of Microbes HAI