Hand hygiene top performers, Sept. 3 to 9

Congratulations to the units that achieved 100 percent hand hygiene adherence for the week of Sept. 3 to 9:

  • 2RCW2 (gastrointestinal, organ transplant, and surgical specialty)
  • 3JPW (gynecology, oral surgery, and otolaryngology)

The following job roles achieved 100 percent hand hygiene adherence during the past week:

  • Child life
  • Dietary
  • Housekeeping
  • Medical students
  • Nursing students
  • Nursing unit clerk
  • Pharmacy
  • PT/OT
  • Respiratory therapy
  • Social work
  • Speech pathology
  • Volunteers

The following units reached 90 percent or greater hand hygiene adherence for the week:

  • 7JCP (dialysis)
  • Level 10 of UI Stead Family Children’s Hospital (pediatric medical/surgical)
  • 5 short stay
  • MICU (medical intensive care)
  • CVICU (cardiovascular intensive care)
  • 8JCP (burn center)
  • 3RCW (ophthalmology, orthopedic, urology)
  • 6JPP (mother/baby)
  • 6RCE/W (family practice and internal medicine)

Want more information on hand hygiene? Visit the Tableau interactive Hand Hygiene Dashboard to get updated data by unit and job role.