4 awesome infection-prevention videos

Hospitals are increasingly using social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to engage and market to patients. But savvy hospitals know that internal marketing and employee relations are just as important--especially when it comes to infection control.

Recent data shows progress in reducing healthcare-associated infections, yet hospitals still struggle to get staff to comply with even seemingly simple precautions, such as hand-washing.

YouTube to the rescue.

FierceHealthcare editors combed the popular video-sharing site to find four healthcare provider videos that go above and (way) beyond to inspire their employees to join the fight against infections. From flash mobs to musical dream sequences, these videos make this very serious issue fun--and, more importantly, memorable.

Check out the videos, below. But fair warning: You will be humming Beatles tunes all day long.

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