Hand hygiene compliance at Perth tertiary hospitals

Graph - Hand hygiene compliance at Perth Tertiary hospitals

Table: Hand Hygiene Compliance at Perth Tertiary Hospitals
 

Audit 3 2017

Compliance (%) Sample size
Fiona Stanley Hospital 80% 2047 / 2549
Princess Margaret Hospital 83% 1643 / 1985
King Edward Memorial Hospital 83% 1846/ 2226
Royal Perth Hospital 85% 2617 / 3070
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital 82% 2013 / 2450

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of Perth’s tertiary hospitals in Audit Period 3 2017 (July – October 2017).

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers at Perth tertiary hospitals in Audit Audit 3 2017 ranged between 80% and 85%.

*Caution should be exercised when using this data for comparison purposes, due to varying sample sizes.

Reports on hand hygiene

Produced by

Quality Improvement and Change Management Unit