Infection Prevention


Preparing for your stay

Did you know...?

Most germs in hospitals can be spread by unclean hands. Each time a person touches an object or another person, germs go along for the ride. An infection could prolong your hospital stay.

Infection prevention: a video for patients, families and visitors


Additional Information

Hand Hygiene at LHSC

Visitors are very important to our patients and their well-being and they have a critical role in preventing infections.

For more information, please see the resources below:


Patients, Families & Visitors

Last Updated March 16, 2018 | © 2007, LHSC, London Ontario Canada