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 3 2017

  Compliance (%) Sample size
Busselton Hospital  83% 166 / 200
Carnarvon Health Service  95% 179 / 189
Collie Hospital 94% 47 / 50
Derby Hospital 85% 115 / 136
Esperance Hospital 89% 414 / 465
Katanning Hospital 88% 89 / 101
Kununurra Hospital 84% 105 / 125
Narrogin Health Service 81% 87 / 107
Newman Hospital 82% 49 / 60
Northam Health Service 87% 104 / 119

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of WA Country Health Service (WACHS) Integrated District Hospitals* in Audit Period 3 2017 (July – October 2017).

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers in Audit 3 2017 ranged between 81% and 95%.

* > 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