Hand hygiene compliance at Perth tertiary hospitals

Graph: WA public hospital hand hygiene compliance

Table: Hand Hygiene Compliance at Perth Tertiary Hospitals
 

Audit 3 2020

Compliance (%) Sample size
Fiona Stanley Hospital 87% 2255/ 2582
Perth Children's Hospital 90% 2529 / 2827
King Edward Memorial Hospital 83% 983 / 1179
Royal Perth Hospital 82% 2841 / 3460
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital 79% 1942 / 2450

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of Perth’s tertiary hospitals in Audit Period 3 2020 (July – October 2020). 

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers at Perth tertiary hospitals in Audit 3 2020 ranged between 79% and 90%. 

Last reviewed: 17-12-2020
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Patient Safety and Clinical Quality