Clean In Clean Out Update: Golden Hand Accolades for June 2018

Take a look at our overall results and our unit and individual achievements for July. Also, please remember that the new survey tool for submitting Clean In, Clean Out observations went live on July 2. It may be found at

In the month of June, Inpatient areas achieved 96.6% compliance overall with 100%! of the participating inpatient units and 90.9% of the job classes meeting the goal of at least 90% compliance.  Outpatient/procedural areas achieved 95.3% compliance overall with 86.7% of participating outpatient/procedural areas and 100% of the job classes meeting the goal of at least 90% complianceORs achieved 96.5% compliance overall. 

Feedback was provided for 66.1% of all inpatient observations, 39% of all outpatient/procedural observations, and 48.5% 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

Golden Hand Accolades for June are awarded to:

HH Golden HandPhysician/APP participants: appreciation to our providers who are steadfast in their commitment to Clean In, Clean Out: Katie Clouthier (Pediatrics), Dedrick Jordan (Neurology), Jennifer Daniels (Pediatrics) and Megan Andrews (Transplant-VAD/Heart Program). 

Feedback Honor Roll (awarded to those units and job classes achieving ≥75% feedback and submitting ≥25 observations): 3NSH (91.6%), 4NSH (82.5%), 5AD (79.2%), 5CH (81.4%), 6NSH (78.5%), CICU (75.2%), HBHCCU (78.4%), MICU (76.4%), PICU (80.3%), TICU (82.1%), Wakebrook-Inpatient (87.5%), Admin Staff/HUC Inpatient (85.2%), Environmental Services (100%),  Nutrition Food Services Inpatient (100%), Nursing Staff Inpatient (80%), Physician/APP Inpatient (89.8%), Respiratory Therapy-Inpatient (89.3%), Children’s Specialty Clinic (94.7%), CPII Radiology (90%), Pre-Care (75%), Transplant Clinic (86.7%), UNC PM Fordham Bvld. (100%), Wakebrook-ADU (100%), HBH Main OR (82.1%).

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

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