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 2020

  Compliance (%) Sample size
Busselton Hospital  91% 91 / 100
Carnarvon Health Service  97% 223 / 230
Collie Hospital 96% 48 / 50
Derby Hospital 87% 46 / 53
Esperance Hospital 95% 338 / 356
Kununurra Hospital 89% 125 / 140
Narrogin Health Service 94% 98 / 104
Newman Hospital 86% 47 / 55
Northam Health Service 88% 89 / 101

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate of WACHS Integrated District Hospitals* in Audit Period 2 2020 (April - June 2020).

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers in Audit 2 2020 ranged between 87% and 97%.

* > more than 25 acute inpatients beds.

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

Reports on hand hygiene

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