Hand hygiene compliance at Perth tertiary hospitals

Graph: WA public hospital hand hygiene compliance

Table: Hand Hygiene Compliance at Perth Tertiary Hospitals
 

Audit 2 2020

Compliance (%) Sample size
Fiona Stanley Hospital 85% 2404 / 2844
Perth Children's Hospital 89% 1754 / 1972
King Edward Memorial Hospital 87% 1075 / 1242
Royal Perth Hospital 86% 2098 / 2451
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital 82% 904 / 1108

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of Perth’s tertiary hospitals in Audit Period 2 2020 (April - June 2020). 

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers at Perth tertiary hospitals in Audit 2 2020 ranged between 82% and 89%. 

Last reviewed: 07-08-2020
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Patient Safety and Clinical Quality