COVID-19 Home Isolation – Washing your hands

COVID-19 Home Isolation – Washing your hands

Washing your hands is crucial to prevent the spread of the virus. You should wash your hands whenever visibly dirty, and:

  • Before cooking and eating
  • After using the toilet
  • Whenever you re-enter your home

The following video from the NHS UK shows the steps you should follow. If soap and water are not available, hand sanitizer that contains at least 70% alcohol can be used; you follow the same method for hand cleaning, and allow your hands to dry completely when finished:NHS UK

Hand-washing forms one part of the best prevention measures you should take to slow the spread of the coronavirus, click here for more.