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'The quality and safety marker (QSM) for hand hygiene is 80 percent compliance with good hand hygiene practice. The latest QSM results are available here.

Below you will find national hand hygiene reports from 2012 to present. Each report highlights the national hand hygiene performance rate for a specific timeframe and provides a breakdown of hand hygiene performance by DHB. 

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Last updated: 14th April, 2022