Cool Toys Pic of the day – iScrub

-iscrub

iScrub:
https://compepi.cs.uiowa.edu/iscrub/home/
iScrub Lite:
http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/iscrub-lite/id329764570?mt=8

iScrub is a handwashing / hand hygiene iPhone application designed
specifically to help healthcare professionals who want to
self-monitor. According to a recent news report, the general public
are more likely to wash their hands than doctors in hospitals, so this
is probably a good thing to have!

FierceHealthcare: Handwashing more common in public restrooms than in hospitals
http://www.fiercehealthcare.com/story/handwashing-more-common-public-restroom…,0

Hand Washing Catching On in U.S.
In Major Cities, 85% of Adults Are Washing Their Hands After Using
Public Facilities, Study Shows (Bill Hendrick)
http://www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/news/20100914/hand-washing-catching-on-in-t…

In their words:
“In collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and
coinciding with the World Health Organziation (WHO)’s “Save Lives:
Clean Your Hands” annual initiative, we are proud to announce the
release of iScrub Lite.”

With Global Handwashing Day coming up in just a couple weeks, iScrub
might be something to check out BEFORE October 15th!

Global Hand Washing Day:
http://www.globalhandwashingday.org/

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