We spotlight the importance of hand
hygiene to improve public health, serve as a trusted
resource and raise awareness of leading-edge hand
hygiene and skin health scientific advancements through the GOJO Hand Hygiene Blog.
GOJO microbiologists, scientists,
nurses and communication professionals post regularly
and we also get the views of outside experts and
thought leaders in the field. It’s all part of the
GOJO Purpose, saving lives and making lives better
through well-being solutions.
Jane Kirk MSN RN CIC
Former Clinical Director Healthcare, GOJO Industries
Jane Kirk MSN RN CIC is the Clinical Director for GOJO Industries, Healthcare Division. Jane provides the Infection Control perspective to the Healthcare Marketing Team.
Jane brings over 30 years of nursing experience in a variety of specialties to her role at GOJO, which she has held since 2008. Jane’s nursing background includes former Director of Infection Control for a 600+ bed acute care hospital in Ohio. There she developed and executed a Hand Hygiene program that increased hand hygiene awareness and improved compliance. Jane also served many years as a Public Health Nurse with special interest in Communicable Diseases. She also has worked as a Clinical Instructor for Walsh University in Ohio in the School of Nursing. Other areas of specialty in Jane’s career include Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, and 2 years of nursing in New Zealand.
Jane graduated from University of Detroit-Mercy with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She received her Master of Science in Nursing from Walden University. She is certified in Infection Control by the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology. She is active in the North East Ohio chapter of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology.
Jane is a volunteer for Ohio Medical Reserve and often helps with local public health events.