As an incentive to wash their hands.
The University Health Network in Toronto will give $2 Timbit coupons to wash their hands. (Timbits are tiny donut balls from Tim Horton's).
Doctors, nurses and other health-care workers at Canada's largest research hospital will soon learn that cleanliness is not only next to godliness - it also brings them that much closer to a Timbit.
But, of course, they learned it from Americans.
... Dr. Gardam said he got the idea after hearing how Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles offered $10 (U.S.) Starbucks gift certificates to doctors in a bid to increase hand hygiene compliance.
Source: Globe & Mail