Is this rude? - page 3
I have to have surgery soon (not in my facility but an affiliated one ). I feel like posting a sign above my bed that asks "Have you washed your hands?" or "Wash your hands, please". It has... Read More
Sep 19, '02Joined: Sep '02; Posts: 1,058; Likes: 73Just ask them very politely to wash their hands before they touch you. If they balk-remind them handwashing is the #1 way of decreasing risk of infection (as they should know!). Or just tell them you are paranoid about viruses, bacteria, fungus, etc.
(I know I am!!!)
Hope you have a speedy recovery!!!
p.s. Doctors are the worse-if I see one go into an isolation room ONE MORE TIME WITHOUT DRESSING OUT-someone had better come hold the purse!!!:chuckle (or I'll just start writing up )