Be sure to wash your hands very well before and after handling your little bird. Along with a vigorous rubbing together of your hands, be sure to get under the fingernails as well. All kinds of creepy crawlies can hide there 🦠. I've actually found that the best tool for cleaning under fingernails to be slanted tweezers. They work like a dream. Not to mention you can use them to make your eyebrows look stunning lol. Hygiene is important not only to prevent introducing pathogens, but also it prevents them from bouncing back and forth, which can happen. It will also protect your health too. Although there aren't alot of illnesses birds and humans can share, it's better to be safe!
And your baby is absolutely adorable! Welcome to the forum. You will love it here and learn tons of great information to give your little sweetie a great life!