2018 Public Health Funding and Accountability Year-End Indicators
Each year, the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit (WECHU) reports to the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and the Ministry of Children and Youth Services on several key performance indicators. These indicators ensure accountability and transparency to the public.
Achievements of the indicator targets are a central part of the WECHU’s core business. The following table provides a snapshot of the WECHU’s year-end status for indicators.
|% of tobacco vendors in compliance with youth access legislation at the time of last inspection||97.57%|
|% of high-risk food premises inspected once every 4 months while in operation||96%|
|% of Class A pools inspected while in operation||96%|
|% of personal services settings inspected annually||73%|
|Number of Hepatitis B immunizations administered for grades 7-12 in the 2017-2018 school year||6,168|
|Number of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Immunizations Administered for Females in Grades 7-12 in the 2017-18 school year||466|
|Number of Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Immunizations Administered for Males in Grades 7-8 in the 2017-18 school year||262|
|Number of Meningococcal Immunizations Administered for Grades 7-12 in the 2017-18 school year||4,919|
|% of refrigerators storing publicly funded vaccines that have received a completed routine annual cold chain inspection||100%|
|% of influenza vaccine wasted that is stored/administered by the public health unit and healthcare providers||6.5%|