Hand hygiene compliance at WACHS integrated district hospitals

Graph: WA public hospital hand hygiene compliance

Table: Hand hygiene compliance at WA Country Health Service integrated district hospitals

Audit 2 2021

  Compliance (%) Sample size
Bridgetown 89% 56 / 63
Busselton Hospital  93% 229 / 247
Carnarvon Health Service  87% 159 / 183
Collie Hospital 96% 48 / 50
Derby Hospital 91% 121 / 133
Esperance Hospital 89% 217 / 243
Karratha Health Campus 99% 131 / 141
Kununurra Hospital 91% 92 / 101
Narrogin Health Service 84% 84 / 100
Northam Health Service 87% 90 / 104

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of WACHS Integrated District Hospitals* in Audit Period 2 2021 (April - June 2021).

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers in Audit 2 2021 ranged between 84% and 99%. 

*Caution should be exercised when using this data for comparison purposes, due to varying sample sizes.

Reports on hand hygiene

Last reviewed: 18-08-2021
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