Hand hygiene compliance at Perth tertiary hospitals

Graph - Hand hygiene compliance at Perth Tertiary hospitals

Table: Hand Hygiene Compliance at Perth Tertiary Hospitals
 

Audit 1 2019

Compliance (%) Sample size
Fiona Stanley Hospital 85% 2211 / 2593
Perth Children's Hospital 84% 1499 / 1795
King Edward Memorial Hospital 81% 1355 / 1684
Royal Perth Hospital 86% 3704 / 4309
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital 77% 2117 / 2750

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of Perth’s tertiary hospitals in Audit Period 1 2019 (November 2018 – March 2019).

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers at Perth tertiary hospitals in Audit Audit 1 2019 ranged between 77% and 86%.

*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