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Table 1 The characteristics of participating hospitals according to the survey year

From: Impact of national policy on hand hygiene promotion activities in hospitals in Korea

  2013 2015 2017
Total n. of eligible hospitals 286 319 388
Total n. of participating hospitals (n, %) 32 (11.2) 52 (16.3) 101 (26.0)
Hospital type (n, %)
 Public 9 (28.1) 15 (28.9) 26 (25.7)
 Private 23 (71.9) 37 (71.1) 75 (74.3)
Teaching status (n, %)
 Major teaching hospitals 27 (84.4) 35 (67.3) 40 (39.6)
 Minor teaching hospitals 5 (15.6) 11 (21.2) 27 (26.7)
 Nonteaching hospitals   6 (11.5) 34 (34.7)
Beds per hospitals (median) 820 698 545
Infection control professional per hospital (median) 2.5 2.0 3
Beds per infection control professional (median) 309 281 178