Western Australia Dental Health Services hand hygiene compliance

Table: Hand hygiene compliance at WA Dental Health Services

 
Audit 3 2016

  Compliance (%) Sample size
Armadale GDC 99%  107 / 108
Bunbury GDC 98% 195 / 200
Busselton GDC 97% 97 / 100
Cockburn GDC 87% 87 / 100
Fremantle GDC 95% 99 / 104
Joondalup GDC 99% 205 / 208
Liddell GDC 99% 99 / 100
Morley GDC 93% 185 / 200
Mount Henry DHS 92% 188 / 204
Rockingham GDC 95% 95 /100
Swans GDC 99% 105 / 106
Warwick GDC 93% 185 /200

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate at WA Dental Health Services. Information collected from 2016 is shown. The most recent audit period is Audit 3 2016 (July – October 2016).
 
12 Dental Health Services participated in this audit period. A total of 1730 moments were submitted.

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers in Audit 3 2016 ranged between 87% and 99%. 

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