Hand hygiene compliance at Perth tertiary hospitals

Graph - Hand hygiene compliance at Perth Tertiary hospitals

Table: Hand Hygiene Compliance at Perth Tertiary Hospitals
 

Audit 2 2018

Compliance (%) Sample size
Fiona Stanley Hospital 84% 2308 / 2751
Princess Margaret Hospital 85% 684 / 808
King Edward Memorial Hospital 86% 1873 / 2187
Royal Perth Hospital 83% 2073 / 2496
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital 77% 1934 / 2500

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of Perth’s tertiary hospitals in Audit Period 2 2018 (April – June 2018).

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers at Perth tertiary hospitals in Audit Audit 2 2018 ranged between 77% and 86%.

*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