Hand hygiene compliance at WACHS integrated district hospitals

Graph - Hand hygiene compliance at WACHS Integrated District Hospitals

Table: Hand hygiene compliance at WA Country Health Service integrated district hospitals
 

 Audit 2 2018

  Compliance (%) Sample size
Busselton Hospital  89% 89 / 100
Carnarvon Health Service  87% 135 / 156
Collie Hospital 88% 44 / 50
Derby Hospital 84% 92 / 109
Esperance Hospital 91% 622 / 683
Katanning Hospital 79% 79 / 100
Kununurra Hospital 80% 88 / 110
Narrogin Health Service 84% 106 / 126
Newman Hospital 82% 44 / 54
Northam Health Service 94% 101 / 108

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of WA Country Health Service (WACHS) Integrated District Hospitals* in Audit Period 2 2018 (April – June 2018).

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers in Audit 2 2018 ranged between 79% and 94%.

* > more than 25 acute inpatients beds.

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

Reports on hand hygiene

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Quality Improvement and Change Management Unit