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 1 2018

  Compliance (%) Sample size
Busselton Hospital  76% 152 / 200
Carnarvon Health Service  93% 161 / 173
Collie Hospital 92% 46 / 50
Derby Hospital 85% 93 / 109
Esperance Hospital 92% 658 / 716
Katanning Hospital 83% 84 / 101
Kununurra Hospital 79% 81 / 102
Narrogin Health Service 83% 129 / 155
Newman Hospital 87% 20 / 23
Northam Health Service 91% 104 / 114

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of WA Country Health Service (WACHS) Integrated District Hospitals* in Audit Period 1 2018 (November 2017 - March 2018).

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers in Audit 1 2018 ranged between 76% and 93%.

* > 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

Produced by

Quality Improvement and Change Management Unit