Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019, Hand hygiene compliance, 2019
Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Hand hygiene staff compliance|
|Registration status:||Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 24/07/2019|
This indicator measures the compliance rate (as a percentage) of correct hand hygiene by hospital staff.
|Indicator set:||Service Plan - Department of Health Tasmania: 2019 Tasmanian Health, Endorsed 20/01/2020|
Collection and usage attributes
Data is collected in accordance with the Hand Hygiene Australia, Hand Hygiene Manual.
Numerator: number of times hand hygiene was performed correctly at the correct time.
100 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)
Number of times hand hygiene was performed correctly at the correct time
Number of hand hygiene opportunities that were observed
|Unit of measure:||Person|