2017

The national hand hygiene benchmark is set by the Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council (AHMAC). For 2017 onwards the benchmark has been set to 80%.

Period One

National Data - National Hand Hygiene Initiative

Audit Period One 2017 - 1st November 2016 - 31st March 2017

The national hand hygiene benchmark is set by the Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council (AHMAC). For 2017 onwards the benchmark has been set to 80%.

For information on the national hand hygiene benchmark please click here.

Data have been collected nationally from a total of 951 organisations (899 hospitals) from both the public and private sectors. The average compliance rate was 84.6% . 

Overall Compliance Rate

 Correct
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95% CI
Upper
95% CI
Overall
Rate
578,599 684,327 84.6% 84.5% 84.6%

Number of data submissions by state

StatePublicPrivate
ACT 2 8
NSW 233 106
NT 5 3
QLD 104 83
SA 23 24
TAS 17 9
VIC 131 76
WA 86 41
Total 601 350

Compliance Rate by Moment

MomentCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
1 - Before Touching A Patient 158,091 194,843 81.1% 81.0% 81.3%
2 - Before Procedure 60,859 68,859 88.4% 88.1% 88.6%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 74,234 81,027 91.6% 91.4% 91.8%
4 - After Touching a Patient 171,281 194,302 88.2% 88.0% 88.3%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 114,134 145,296 78.6% 78.3% 78.8%

Figure 1. National Hand Hygiene Compliance Rate By Moment
 

Compliance Rate by Health Care Worker

HCW TypeCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95% CI
Lower
95% CI
Nurse/Midwife 406,789 463,824 87.7% 87.6% 87.8%
Medical Practitioner 67,184 91,786 73.2% 72.9% 73.5%
Personal Care Staff 22,685 28,846 78.6% 78.2% 79.1%
Allied Health Care Worker 27,612 33,393 82.7% 82.3% 83.1%
Administrative and Clerical Staff 2,817 3,406 82.7% 81.4% 83.9%
Invasive Technician 8,235 9,620 85.6% 84.9% 86.3%
Domestic 11,982 16,579 72.3% 71.6% 72.9%
Student Doctor 1,780 2,233 79.7% 78.0% 81.3%
Student Nurse/Midwife 15,995 18,930 84.5% 84.0% 85.0%
Student Allied Health 957 1,196 80.0% 77.7% 82.2%
Student Personal Care 117 145 80.7% 73.5% 86.3%
Other - Not Categorised Elsewhere 3,249 4,566 71.2% 69.8% 72.5%
Dentist, Specialist Dentists 2,833 3,047 93.0% 92.0% 93.8%
Dental Therapists, Dental Hygienist, Dental Prosthetist and Oral Health Therapists 1,214 1,286 94.4% 93.0% 95.5%
Dental Assistant/Dental Nurse 4,588 4,843 94.7% 94.1% 95.3%
Dental Technicians/Laboratory staff (no patient contact) 16 19 84.2% 62.4% 94.5%
Student Dentist 379 422 89.8% 86.6% 92.3%
Student Dental Therapists 110 118 93.2% 87.2% 96.5%
Student Dental Assistant/Dental Nurse 53 64 82.8% 71.8% 90.1%
Student Dental Technicians/Laboratory staff (no patient contact) 4 4 100.0% 51.0% 100.0%

Figure 2. National Hand Hygiene Compliance Rates by Healthcare Profession

Figure 1 depicts the compliance rates for each of the 5 Moments. The highest rates of compliance were after completion of a procedure (91.6%) and before a procedure (88.4%). 

Figure 2 depicts the compliance rate by healthcare worker professional group. 

Medical Staff hand hygiene compliance rate by Moment

MomentCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
1- Before Touching A Patient 17,764 26,035 68.2% 67.7% 68.8%
2 - Before Procedure 6,701 8,246 81.3% 80.4% 82.1%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 7,163 8,744 81.9% 81.1% 82.7%
4 - After Touching a Patient 22,726 28,627 79.4% 78.9% 79.9%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 12,830 20,134 63.7% 63.1% 64.4%

Nursing/Midwifery Staff hand hygiene compliance rate by Moment

MomentCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95%
CI
Upper 95%
CI
1 - Before Touching A Patient 113,798 134,815 84.4% 84.2% 84.6%
2 - Before Procedure 45,830 51,120 89.7% 89.4% 89.9%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 56,408 60,648 93.0% 92.8% 93.2%
4 - After Touching a Patient 119,521 131,911 90.6% 90.4% 90.8%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 71,232 85,330 83.5% 83.2% 83.7%

Compliance Rates By Ward Type

Ward Type*Correct MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95%
CI
Upper 95%
CI
Acute Aged Care 4,630 5,604 82.6% 81.6% 83.6%
Ambulatory Care 19,080 21,948 86.9% 86.5% 87.4%
Critical Care Unit 54,772 66,231 82.7% 82.4% 83.0%
Dental 8,805 9,424 93.4% 92.9% 93.9%
Emergency Department 28,644 37,118 77.2% 76.7% 77.6%
Long-term Care 1,640 1,861 88.1% 86.6% 89.5%
Maternity 22,403 25,958 86.3% 85.9% 86.7%
Medical 78,438 94,793 82.7% 82.5% 83.0%
Mental Health 11,492 12,997 88.4% 87.9% 89.0%
Mixed 47,127 55,864 84.4% 84.1% 84.7%
Neonatal Care 14,753 16,475 89.5% 89.1% 90.0%
Oncology/Haematology 33,752 38,973 86.6% 86.3% 86.9%
Other 18,682 21,488 86.9% 86.5% 87.4%
Paediatrics 12,351 14,258 86.6% 86.1% 87.2%
Palliative 1,590 1,872 84.9% 83.2% 86.5%
Peri-operative 40,408 48,395 83.5% 83.2% 83.8%
Radiology 6,863 8,097 84.8% 84.0% 85.5%
Renal 31,265 35,707 87.6% 87.2% 87.9%
Sub Acute 27,002 31,182 86.6% 86.2% 87.0%
Surgical 112,358 133,182 84.4% 84.2% 84.6%
Transplantation Unit 2,544 2,900 87.7% 86.5% 88.9%

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Compliance Rates by Peer Group

Public hospitals only

Public Peer Group**Correct
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95%
CI
Upper
95%
CI
Principal (n=92 ) 303,208 363,516 83.4% 83.3% 83.5%
Large (n=41) 50,886 59,183 86.0% 85.7% 86.3%
Medium (n=82) 26,609 31,115 85.5% 85.1% 85.9%
Small (n=340) 39,962 45,839 87.2% 86.9% 87.5%

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Private hospitals only

Private Peer GroupCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95%CI
Upper
95% CI
PPG 1 (n= 7) 22,639 27,965 84.0% 83.5% 84.4%
PPG 2 (n= 5) 14,531 16,820 86.4% 85.9% 86.9%
PPG 3 (n= 11) 22,179 26,210 84.6% 84.2% 85.1%
PPG 4 (n= 18) 18,844 22,076 85.4% 84.9% 85.8%
PPG 5 (n= 30) 17,723 20,593 86.1% 85.6% 86.5%
PPG 6 (n= 69) 18,372 21,590 85.1% 84.6% 85.6%
PPG 7 (n= 65) 8,354 9,740 85.8% 85.1% 86.4%

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Private day hospitals only

Day Hospital Peer GroupCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
Large (n= 16) 5,801 6,437 90.1% 89.4% 90.8%
Medium (n= 36) 7,101 8,121 87.4% 86.7% 88.1%
Small (n= 51) 6,234 7,147 87.2% 86.4% 88.0%

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Standalone and Satellite Dialysis Centres only

Dialysis Centres Peer GroupCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
Large (n= 23) 4,580 5,721 80.1% 79.0% 81.1%
Small (n= 5) 536 619 86.6% 83.7% 89.1%

Period Two

National Data - National Hand Hygiene Initiative

Audit Period Two 2017 - 1st April - 30th June

The national hand hygiene benchmark is set by the Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council (AHMAC). For 2017 onwards the benchmark has been set to 80%.

For information on the national hand hygiene benchmark please click here.

Data have been collected nationally from a total of 937 organisations (881 hospitals) from both the public and private sectors. The average compliance rate was 84.3% .

Overall Compliance Rate

 Correct
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95% CI
Upper
95% CI
Overall
Rate
494,673 586,559 84.3% 84.2% 84.4%

Number of data submissions by state

StatePublicPrivate
ACT 2 9
NSW 234 96
NT 5 3
QLD 98 80
SA 23 22
TAS 17 10
VIC  132 81
WA  87  38
Total  598 339

Compliance Rate by Moment

MomentCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
1 - Before Touching A Patient 136,344 168,930 80.7% 80.5% 80.9%
2 - Before Procedure 51,621 58,782 87.8% 87.6% 88.1%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 63,741 69,954 91.1% 90.9% 91.3%
4 - After Touching a Patient 147,019 167,266 87.9% 87.7% 88.1%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 95,948 121,627 78.9% 78.7% 79.1%

Figure 1. National Hand Hygiene Compliance Rate By Moment
 

Compliance Rate by Health Care Worker

HCW TypeCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95% CI
Lower
95% CI
Nurse/Midwife 344,258 392,607 87.7% 87.6% 87.8%
Medical Practitioner 53,620 74,788 71.7% 71.4% 72.0%
Personal Care Staff 18,298 23,461 78.0% 77.5% 78.5%
Allied Health Care Worker 23,236 28,291 82.1% 81.7% 82.6%
Administrative and Clerical Staff 1,974 2,534 77.9% 76.2% 79.5%
Invasive Technician 7,269 8,540 85.1% 84.3% 85.9%
Domestic 10,051 13,628 73.8% 73.0% 74.5%
Student Doctor 1,462 1,885 77.6% 75.6% 79.4%
Student Nurse/Midwife 21,229 25,301 83.9% 83.4% 84.4%
Student Allied Health 1,309 1,614 81.1% 79.1% 82.9%
Student Personal Care 182 212 85.8% 80.5% 89.9%
Other - Not Categorised Elsewhere 3,063 4,123 74.3% 72.9% 75.6%
Dentist, Specialist Dentists 2,603 2,837 91.8% 90.7% 92.7%
Dental Therapists, Dental Hygienist, Dental Prosthetist and Oral Health Therapists 1,166 1,250 93.3% 91.8% 94.5%
Dental Assistant/Dental Nurse 4,070 4,318 94.3% 93.5% 94.9%
Dental Technicians/Laboratory staff (no patient contact) 9 11 81.8% 52.3% 94.9%
Student Dentist 340 413 82.3% 78.4% 85.7%
Student Dental Therapists 160 189 84.7% 78.8% 89.1%
Student Dental Assistant/Dental Nurse 136 145 93.8% 88.6% 96.7%
Ambulance 238 412 57.8% 52.9% 62.4%

Figure 2. National Hand Hygiene Compliance Rates by Healthcare Profession


Figure 1 depicts the compliance rates for each of the 5 Moments. The highest rates of compliance were after completion of a procedure (91.1%) and after touching a patient (87.9%). 
 
Figure 2 depicts the compliance rate by healthcare worker professional group. 
 

Medical Staff hand hygiene compliance rate by Moment

MomentCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
1- Before Touching A Patient >14,696 22,046< 66.7% 66.0% 67.3%
2 - Before Procedure 5,248 6,630 79.2% 78.2% 80.1%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 5,816 7,237 80.4% 79.4% 81.3%
4 - After Touching a Patient 18,484 23,682 78.1% 77.5% 78.6%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 9,376 15,193 61.7% 60.9% 62.5%

Nursing/Midwifery Staff hand hygiene compliance rate by Moment

MomentCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95%
CI
Upper 95%
CI
1 - Before Touching A Patient 97,005 115,020 84.3% 84.1% 84.5%
2 - Before Procedure 38,543 43,105 89.4% 89.1% 89.7%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 47,777 51,456 92.9% 92.6% 93.1%
4 - After Touching a Patient 101,462 112,084 90.5% 90.4% 90.7%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 59,471 70,942 83.8% 83.6% 84.1%

Compliance Rates By Ward Type

Ward Type*Correct MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95%
CI
Upper 95%
CI
Acute Aged Care 4,416 5,326 82.9% 81.9% 83.9%
Ambulatory Care 17,100 19,554 87.5% 87.0% 87.9%
Critical Care Unit 46,001 55,671 82.6% 82.3% 82.9%
Dental 9,414 10,244 91.9% 91.4% 92.4%
Emergency Department 21,648 28,172 76.8% 76.3% 77.3%
Long-term Care 1,412 1,666 84.8% 82.9% 86.4%
Maternity 18,172 21,429 84.8% 84.3% 85.3%
Medical 69,279 84,320 82.2% 81.9% 82.4%
Mental Health 10,827 12,126 89.3% 88.7% 89.8%
Mixed 38,661 45,688 84.6% 84.3% 84.9%
Neonatal Care 11,883 13,181 89.8% 89.2% 90.3%
Oncology/Haematology 29,838 34,682 86.0% 85.7% 86.4%
Other 13,886 16,179 85.8% 85.3% 86.4%
Paediatrics 10,371 12,030 86.2% 85.6% 86.8%
Palliative 1,198 1,379 86.9% 85.0% 88.6%
Peri-operative 36,347 43,517 83.5% 83.2% 83.9%
Radiology 6,475 7,656 84.6% 83.7% 85.4%
Renal 26,994 30,548 88.4% 88.0% 88.7%
Sub Acute 22,113 25,366 87.2% 86.8% 87.6%
Surgical 96,377 115,229 83.6% 83.4% 83.9%
Transplantation Unit 2,311 2,596 89.0% 87.8% 90.2%

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Compliance Rates by Peer Group

Public hospitals only

Public Peer Group**Correct
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95%
CI
Upper
95%
CI
Principal (n=90 ) 250,409 303,259 82.6% 82.4% 82.7%
Large (n=42) 43,816 51,563 85.0% 84.7% 85.3%
Medium (n=83) 23,090 26,825 86.1% 85.7% 86.5%
Small (n=333) 35,050 39,712 88.3% 87.9% 88.6%

Please click here for public hospital peer group definitions. These categories only apply to public hospitals. No Private Hospital data is included.

Private hospitals only

Private Peer GroupCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95%CI
Upper
95% CI
PPG 1 (n= 7) 19,418 23,150 83.9% 83.4% 84.3%
PPG 2 (n= 6) 13,162 15,415 85.4% 84.8% 85.9%
PPG 3 (n= 11) 18,639 21,767 85.6% 85.2% 86.1%
PPG 4 (n= 17) 17,039 19,728 86.4% 85.9% 86.8%
PPG 5 (n= 30) 17,425 19,991 87.2% 86.7% 87.6%
PPG 6 (n= 69) 16,496 19,280 85.6% 85.1% 86.0%
PPG 7 (n= 60) 7,922 9,092 87.1% 86.4% 87.8%

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Private day hospitals only

Day Hospital Peer GroupCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
Large (n= 14) 5,291 5,787 91.4% 90.7% 92.1%
Medium (n= 36) 6,429 7,313 87.9% 87.1% 88.6%
Small (n= 49) 5,703 6,698 85.1% 84.3% 86.0%

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Standalone and Satellite Dialysis Centres only

Dialysis Centres Peer GroupCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
Large (n= 23) 4,269 4,915 86.9% 85.9% 87.8%
Small (n= 6) 490 566 86.6% 83.5% 89.1%
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Period Three

National Data - National Hand Hygiene Initiative

Audit Period Three 2017 - 1st July - 31st October

The national hand hygiene benchmark is set by the Australian Health Ministers' Advisory Council (AHMAC). For 2017 onwards the benchmark has been set to 80%.

For information on the national hand hygiene benchmark please click here.

Data have been collected nationally from a total of 986 organisations (915 hospitals) from both the public and private sectors. The average compliance rate was 84.8% .
 

Overall Compliance Rate

 Correct
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95% CI
Upper
95% CI
Overall
Rate
571,094 673,176 84.8%
84.7%
84.9%

Number of data submissions by state

StatePublicPrivate
ACT 2 9
NSW 234 109
NT 5 3
QLD 116 91
SA 23 25
TAS 17 11
VIC  136 78
WA  84  43
Total  617 369

Compliance Rate by Moment

MomentCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
1 - Before Touching A Patient 157,041 193,274 81.3% 81.1% 81.4%
2 - Before Procedure 61,372 69,434 88.4% 88.1% 88.6%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 74,304 81,129 91.6% 91.4% 91.8%
4 - After Touching a Patient 169,996 192,835 88.2% 88.0% 88.3%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 108,381 136,504 79.4% 79.2% 79.6%

Figure 1. National Hand Hygiene Compliance Rate By Moment
 

Compliance Rate by Health Care Worker

HCW TypeCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95% CI
Lower
95% CI
Nurse/Midwife 392,924 446,496 88.0% 87.9% 88.1%
Medical Practitioner 62,066 84,943 73.1% 72.8% 73.4%
Personal Care Staff 21,995 27,819 79.1% 78.6% 79.5%
Allied Health Care Worker 27,320 32,825 83.2% 82.8% 83.6%
Administrative and Clerical Staff 2,628 3,281 80.1% 78.7% 81.4%
Invasive Technician 7,966 9,211 86.5% 85.8% 87.2%
Domestic 11,603 15,771 73.6% 72.9% 74.3%
Student Doctor 1,770 2,324 76.2% 74.4% 77.9%
Student Nurse/Midwife 25,362 30,027 84.5% 84.0% 84.9%
Student Allied Health 1,373 1,719 79.9% 77.9% 81.7%
Student Personal Care 132 174 75.9% 69.0% 81.6%
Other - Not Categorised Elsewhere 3,963 5,344 74.2% 73.0% 75.3%
Dentist, Specialist Dentists 3,240 3,504 92.5% 91.5% 93.3%
Dental Therapists, Dental Hygienist, Dental Prosthetist and Oral Health Therapists 1,569 1,663 94.3% 93.1% 95.4%
Dental Assistant/Dental Nurse 5,818 6,235 93.3% 92.7% 93.9%
Dental Technicians/Laboratory staff (no patient contact) 7 9 77.8% 45.3% 93.7%
Student Dentist 660 768 85.9% 83.3% 88.2%
Student Dental Therapists 132 159 83.0% 76.4% 88.1%
Student Dental Assistant/Dental Nurse 154 167 92.2% 87.1% 95.4%
Ambulance 412 737 55.9% 52.3% 59.4%

Figure 2. National Hand Hygiene Compliance Rates by Healthcare Profession


Figure 1 depicts the compliance rates for each of the 5 Moments. The highest rates of compliance were after completion of a procedure (91.6%) and before a procedure (88.4%). 
 
Figure 2 depicts the compliance rate by healthcare worker professional group. 
 

Medical Staff hand hygiene compliance rate by Moment

MomentCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
1- Before Touching A Patient 16,771 24,762 67.7% 67.1% 68.3%
2 - Before Procedure 6,333 7,832 80.9% 80.0% 81.7%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 6,791 8,266 82.2% 81.3% 83.0%
4 - After Touching a Patient 21,231 26,995 78.6% 78.2% 79.1%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 10,940 17,088 64.0% 63.3% 64.7%

Nursing/Midwifery Staff hand hygiene compliance rate by Moment

MomentCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95%
CI
Upper 95%
CI
1 - Before Touching A Patient 110,570 130,675 84.6% 84.4% 84.8%
2 - Before Procedure 44,961 50,135 89.7% 89.4% 89.9%
3 - After a Procedure or Body Fluid Exposure Risk 55,055 59,128 93.1% 92.9% 93.3%
4 - After Touching a Patient 116,358 128,248 90.7% 90.6% 90.9%
5 - After Touching A Patient's Surroundings 65,980 78,310 84.3% 84.0% 84.5%

Compliance Rates By Ward Type

Ward Type*Correct MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95%
CI
Upper 95%
CI
Acute Aged Care 6,176 7,227 85.5% 84.6% 86.3%
Ambulatory Care 17,826 20,375 87.5% 87.0% 87.9%
Critical Care Unit 50,548 60,522 83.5% 83.2% 83.8%
Dental 12,937 14,069 92.0% 91.5% 92.4%
Emergency Department 24,545 33,158 74.0% 73.5% 74.5%
Long-term Care 2,303 2,770 83.1% 81.7% 84.5%
Maternity 21,707 25,224 86.1% 85.6% 86.5%
Medical 77,579 92,865 83.5% 83.3% 83.8%
Mental Health 12,083 13,814 87.5% 86.9% 88.0%
Mixed 45,558 53,101 85.8% 85.5% 86.1%
Neonatal Care 13,587 15,121 89.9% 89.4% 90.3%
Oncology/Haematology 34,175 39,134 87.3% 87.0% 87.7%
Other 11,432 13,190 86.7% 86.1% 87.2%
Paediatrics 12,527 14,485 86.5% 85.9% 87.0%
Palliative 3,827 4,347 88.0% 87.0% 89.0%
Peri-operative 43,982 53,145 82.8% 82.4% 83.1%
Radiology 9,163 10,651 86.0% 85.4% 86.7%
Renal 33,544 37,921 88.5% 88.1% 88.8%
Sub Acute 26,192 30,599 85.6% 85.2% 86.0%
Surgical 109,229 129,018 84.7% 84.5% 84.9%
Transplantation Unit 2,174 2,440 89.1% 87.8% 90.3%

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Compliance Rates by Peer Group

Public hospitals only

Public Peer Group**Correct
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95%
CI
Upper
95%
CI
Principal (n=90) 289,857 347,451 83.4% 83.3% 83.5%
Large (n=43) 53,808 63,043 85.4% 85.1% 85.6%
Medium (n=84) 25,877 29,950 86.4% 86.0% 86.8%
Small (n=336) 39,922 45,575 87.6% 87.3% 87.9%

Please click here for public hospital peer group definitions. These categories only apply to public hospitals. No Private Hospital data is included.

Private hospitals only

Private Peer GroupCorrect
Moments
Total
Moments
Compliance
Rate
Lower
95%CI
Upper
95% CI
PPG 1 (n= 7) 19,954 23,525 84.8% 84.4% 85.3%
PPG 2 (n= 6) 13,802 15,864 87.0% 86.5% 87.5%
PPG 3 (n= 11) 21,082 24,477 86.1% 85.7% 86.6%
PPG 4 (n= 18) 18,189 20,945 86.8% 86.4% 87.3%
PPG 5 (n= 30) 18,925 22,133 85.5% 85.0% 86.0%
PPG 6 (n= 72) 20,946 24,566 85.3% 84.8% 85.7%
PPG 7 (n= 70) 10,262 11,793 87.0% 86.4% 87.6%

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Private day hospitals only

Day Hospital Peer GroupCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
Large (n= 13) 5,367 5,944 90.3% 89.5% 91.0%
Medium (n= 38) 7,154 8,278 86.4% 85.7% 87.1%
Small (n= 59) 6,699 7,686 87.2% 86.4% 87.9%

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Standalone and Satellite Dialysis Centres only

Dialysis Centres Peer GroupCorrect MomentsTotal MomentsCompliance RateLower 95% CIUpper 95% CI
Large (n= 23) 5,037 5,789 87.0% 86.1% 87.9%
Small (n= 8) 914 1,146 79.8% 77.3% 82.0%