Western Australia Dental Health Services hand hygiene compliance

Table: Hand hygiene compliance at WA Dental Health Services

 
Audit 1 2017

  Compliance (%) Sample size
Armadale GDC 99%  108 / 109
Bunbury GDC 99% 160 / 162
Busselton GDC 100% 100 / 100
Cockburn GDC 96% 96 / 100
Fremantle GDC 96% 96 / 100
Joondalup GDC 96% 193 / 201
Liddell GDC 94% 94 / 100
Morley GDC 93% 188 / 202
Mount Henry DHS 99% 203 / 206
Rockingham GDC 98% 98 /100
Swans GDC 98% 98 / 100
Warwick GDC 94% 188 /200

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate at WA Dental Health Services. The most recent audit period is Audit 1 2017 (November 2016 – March 2017).

12 Dental Health Services participated in this audit period. A total of 1680 moments were submitted.

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers in Audit 1 2017 ranged between 93% and 100%.

For more information about the 5 moments for Hand Hygiene in the dental setting refer to the Hand Hygiene Australia (external site)

*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