School Nurse

Directions for Washing Hands


  • Wet hands with running water
  • Place soap into palms
  • Rub together to make a lather
  • Scrub hands vigorously for 20 seconds
  • Rinse soap off handsClock
  • Dry hands with disposable paper towels, not on clothing


  • After going to the toilet
  • Upon exiting animal areas
  • Before eating
  • Before preparing foods
  • After removing soiled clothes or shoes
  • Any time you have touched public items