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Service Agreement - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018, Hand hygiene staff compliant, 2018

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termHand hygiene staff compliant
METeOR identifier:Help on this term700623
Registration status:Help on this termTasmanian Health, Endorsed 28/03/2019
Description:Help on this term

This indicator measures the compliance rate (as a percentage) of correct hand hygiene by hospital staff

Indicator set:Help on this termService Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2018 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 28/03/2019

Collection and usage attributes

Computation description:Help on this term

Data is collected in accordance with the Hand Hygiene Australia, Hand Hygiene Manual.

Numerator data is the number of times hand hygiene was performed correctly at the correct time.
The denominator data is the number of hand hygiene opportunities that were observed.

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100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)

Numerator:Help on this term

Number of times hand hygiene was performed correctly at the correct time

Denominator:Help on this term

Number of hand hygiene opportunities that were observed

Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termPerson
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NN[N]

Accountability attributes

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2018-19 Service Agreement

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