Golden Hand Accolades for July 2017

Take a look at our overall results and our unit and individual achievements for July.

FY18 Clean In, Clean Out compliance reports are now available for your review

In the month of July, Inpatient areas achieved 97.1% compliance overall with 90.2% of the inpatient units and 100% of the job classes meeting the goal of at least 90% compliance.  Outpatient/procedural areas achieved 95% compliance overall with 88% of participating outpatient/procedural areas and 75% of the job classes meeting the goal of at least 90% compliance.  ORs achieved 95.2% compliance overall. 

Feedback was provided for 56% of all inpatient observations, 45.4% of all outpatient/procedural observations, and 58.4% of all OR observations.

Tips/scripting for providing feedback is here.  If your unit or job class is having difficulty achieving 90% compliance, this action planning tool (example paper tool inpatient, outpatient/procedural, electronic submission) is available for you to use and hand hygiene advisory members will be available to assist you in developing strategies for improvement (please request assistance by emailing ).

Thank you for your partnership and continued dedication to infection prevention.

Golden Hand Accolades for July are awarded to:

HH Golden HandPhysician/APP participants: appreciation to our providers who newly participated this month: Benjamin Linthicum (Emergency Medicine), Matthew Hunsucker (Internal Medicine), Allison Sweeney (Pediatrics), Laura Hart (Pediatrics), Amreen Sitabkhan (Pediatrics), Susan Simon (Pediatric Cardiac Cath), and our repeat participants who are steadfast in their commitment to Clean In, Clean Out: Kimberly Canales (Pediatrics), Jennifer Daniels (Pediatrics), Grace Park (Heme/Onc), and Megan Andrews (Transplant-VAD/Heart Program). 

Feedback Honor Roll:   3NSH (89.9%), 4NSH (86.5%), HBH3BT (87.7%), HBH4BT(77.8%), HBHCCU (83.3%), MICU(84.4%),TICU (87.2%), Admin Staff/HUC Inpatient (82.9%), EVS/Housekeeping Inpatient (100%), Nutrition and Food Services Inpatient (100%), Physician/APP Staff Inpatient (80.4%), Respiratory Therapists Inpatient (90.8%), Children’s Specialty Clinic (86.3%), HBH Observation Unit (100%), Pre-Care (80%), Wakebrook-ADU (98.2%), Wakebrook-CAS (98.2%), Wakebrook-FBC (100%), Children’s OR (80%), HBH Main OR (76.8%) and OR Scrub Technicians (85.7%).

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