HHA Christmas Office Closures

The HHA office will be closed from 24th December - 2nd January 2019.

We wish you a very merry Christmas and a safe and happy New Year. We will look forward to working with you in 2019.


HHA Publication in The Lancet ID

HHA are proud to announce the publication of a paper in The Lancet Infectious Diseases.

Title: Effects of the Australian National Hand Hygiene Initiative after 8 years on infection control practices, health-care worker education, and clinical outcomes: a longitudinal study

Please click HERE to access the article online.

In addition, The Lancet included an editorial on the Australian National Hand Hygiene Initiative

Title: The Australian National Hand Hygiene Initiative: framework for future research

Please click HERE to access the editorial online

Please note: You may need to access the articles via your organisation's subsciption to Science Direct to see the full text


Welcome To The NEW HHA Website

You may have noticed that the HHA website has undergone a makeover!

The team at HHA hope that your web-browsing experience will be much improved with our new look website. The aim of the new site is to enable users to locate their required information more easily, to allow for better sharing of information between the participants of the National Hand Hygiene Initiative, and to make it easier for all users to access the various components of the website - information, hand hygiene compliance database access, and online learning access.

If you are unable to find the information you require on this new site, or wish to provide feedback to HHA, please do so via the Contact Us form.