How it Works

How it Works 2017-10-11T14:33:37+00:00

Vital Information

An electronic system proven to be an accurate and reliable method of measuring hand hygiene compliance following the WHO ‘5-Moments’.DebMed GMS 2.0

Providing Hand Hygiene Compliance Data With Results You Can Rely On.

The DebMed® Electronic Monitoring System is the only research-based, badge-free system that able to capture all events based on the ‘WHO 5-Moments for Hand Hygiene’ and is proven to deliver a true compliance rate.

DISPENSERS

Monitored soap and sanitizer dispensers capture all usage events and transmit the data to a secure dedicated server

DEB SERVER

Our software compares actual usage data with the hand hygiene opportunity benchmark to create accurate and reliable compliance rates

DEB DASHBOARD

Your dashboard is easily accessed securely online, or automatically sent to your inbox, to allow for real-time staff engagement

WHAT IT DOES

  • Clinically proven to improve hand hygiene compliance and reduce HAIs (MRSA and C.diff)
  • Generates significant cost savings
  • Uniquely able to capture 100% of actual hand hygiene events 24/7/365
  • Calculates real time compliance scores according to the WHO ‘5-Moment’ guideline for hand hygiene opportunities – beyond just room entry and exit

HOW IT WORKS

  • Compliance scores are proven to be as accurate as video monitoring and significantly more accurate than direct observation
  • The calculation model has been scientifically validated to prove it accurately benchmarks the number of hand hygiene opportunities
  • The calculations are customized and calibrated based on hospital specific criteria to ensure accuracy
  • All data is accessed through the secure DebMed Dashboard, which provides reliable and easy-to-read
  • Compliance reports allow for real time staff engagement and meaningful staff meetings to provide actionable feedback and drive lasting culture change

SET UP

  • No badges to buy or maintain and interfere with workflows
  • Utilizes wireless technology requiring no integration with hospital IT infrastructure