Western Australia Dental Health Services hand hygiene compliance

Graph: WA public hospital hand hygiene compliance

Table: Hand hygiene compliance at WA Dental Health Services

 
Audit 3 2020

  Compliance (%) Sample size
Fremantle GDS 94% 94 / 100
Warwick GDC 86% 172 / 200
Swans GDC
95% 95 / 100
Rockingham GDC
NA NA
Mount Henry DHS
97% 215 / 221
Morley GDC
91% 183 / 200
Liddell GDC
96% 100 / 104
Joondalup GDC
99% 198 / 200
Busselton GDC
99% 99 / 100
Bunbury GDC
100% 199 / 200
Armadale GDC
99% 100 / 101

What do these figures show?

The average hand hygiene compliance rate at WA Dental Health Services. The most recent audit period is Audit 3 2020 (July – October 2020).

11 Dental Clinics participated in this audit period. A total of 1,829 moments were submitted.

The average hand hygiene compliance of healthcare workers in Audit 3 2020 ranged between 91% and 100%.

For more information about the 5 moments for Hand Hygiene in the dental setting refer to the Hand Hygiene Australia (external site)

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

Reports on hand hygiene

Last reviewed: 17-12-2020
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