Reopening Plan

3. HANDWASHING AND HYGIENE

• Hand washing or applying hand sanitizer is required by all, frequently, throughout the day.

• Hand washing, for at least 20 seconds is the most effective form of cleaning your hands and controlling infection.

• When hand washing is not possible, hand sanitizer (with at least 60% alcohol) can be used until you have the time or are in the place where you can wash your hands.

• Dispensers for hand sanitizer will be installed in areas where staff are present and may supervise students’ use to ensure safety.

• Hand washing is required at these particular times:

        o Upon arrival and departure to and from Shore buildings

        o After using the bathroom

        o Before and after preparing food for yourself or others.

        o Before and after eating

        o Before and after using or playing with shared equipment, toys or other activity items

        o Before and after assisting a student with dining, health treatments, medication administration, personal care, behavior, or other activities that require               some physical contact and assistance. 

        o Before and after touching your mouth, nose, eyes 

        o After caring for anyone who is sick 

        o After removing gloves or any other PPE

        o After sneezing, coughing, blowing your nose

        o After cleaning or disinfecting any surface or items

        o After touching, removing trash