NHS National Services Scotland (NHS NSS) is committed to producing websites and web resources that can be accessed by all users. Each of the Divisions within NHS NSS are working towards making their website WAI Web Accessibility Initiative / WCAG Web Content Accessibility Guidelines compliant.

The Hand Hygiene website is hosted on the HPS internet server in partnership with Scottish Health on the Web (SHOW). More detailed information on SHOW accessibility policies can be found on the SHOW website.

Contact: HPS Web Manager

This site has been designed to be accessible for people with any degree of visual or motor impairment and users of screen readers.


How to adjust the text size in your browser

It is possible to adjust the size of the text using your browser settings. Please see the instructions below for a variety of browsers:

Internet Explorer:
Go to the 'View' tab in the toolbar, click 'Text Size' and choose the desired option.

Netscape Navigator:
Go to the 'View' tab in the toolbar and click 'Increase Font' to enlarge the font size.

Go to the 'View' tab in the toolbar, click 'Text Zoom' and choose the desired font size.

Press 'command' and '+' to increase font size or choose 'View' and make the text bigger from the menu.

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