Golden Hand Accolades for June

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

Clean In, Clean Out compliance reports through June 2017 are now available for your review. Inpatient areas achieved 97.5% compliance overall with 94.7% of the inpatient units and 90.9% of the job classes meeting the goal of at least 90% complianceOutpatient/procedural areas achieved 96.8% compliance overall with 92% of participating outpatient/procedural areas and 100% of the job classes meeting the goal of at least 90% complianceORs achieved 92.8% compliance overall. 

Feedback was provided for 55.5% of all inpatient observations, 40.8% of all outpatient/procedural observations, and 47.8% 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 June are awarded to:

Physician/APP participants: appreciation to our providers who newly participated this month: David Van Duin (Infectious Diseases), Martha Perry (Pediatrics), Greg Randolph (Pediatrics), Kenya McNeal-Trice (Pediatrics), Lindsay Chase (Pediatrics), Sarah Duffus (Pediatrics) and Mike O’Shea (Neonatal Medicine) and repeat participants who are steadfast in their participation: Jennifer Daniels (Pediatrics), Jennifer Vincent (Pediatrics), Meg Kihlstrom (Pediatrics) and Megan Andrews (Transplant-VAD/Heart Program).  A special “shout-out” to Megan Andrews, who has submitted observations every month since July 2015! Incredible - Thank you for leading the way!

Feedback Honor Roll:   3NSH (83.6%), 6NSH (78.8%), CICU (81.8%), HBH3BT (75.2%), HBH4BT(77.8%), HBHCCU (93%), MICU(88.6%),TICU (99%), Wakebrook-Inpatient (89.2%), Admin Staff/HUC Inpatient (82.5%), Nutrition and Food Services Inpatient (100%), Physician/APP Staff Inpatient (76.1%), Respiratory Therapists Inpatient (88.1%), Children’s Primary Care Clinic (79.3%), Children’s Specialty Clinic (81.2%), GI, Meadowmont (76.7%), HBH Observation Unit (93.3%), Pre-Care (89.1%), Wakebrook-ADU (100%), Wakebrook-CAS (98%), HBH Main OR (76.7%) and OR Scrub Technicians (85.7%).  A special “shout-out” to 3NSH, 6NSH, MICU and TICU who have sustained high percentages of feedback provided each month throughout the fiscal year

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