Ugh! Another wet pack. What’s a technician to do?

Steam sterilization is a wet process, but it doesn’t have to lead to wet packs.

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CBSPD approved through April 30, 2027.

HSPA approved through April 4, 2025.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Define a “wet pack”
  2. Describe three categories of factors that contribute to wet packs
  3. Discuss techniques and best practices to prevent wet packs

About the Instructors:

Chasity Seymour

Clinical education specialist, STERIS

Pamela Carter

Clinical Education Specialist, STERIS

Not Enrolled

Course Includes

  • 1 Lesson
  • 1 Test
  • Course Certificate

    The CBSPD (Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution) has pre-approved this in-service for one (1) contact hour for a period of five (5) years from the date of original publication. Successful completion of the lesson and post test must be documented by facility management and those records maintained by the individual until re-certification is required.


    For additional information regarding certification contact CBSPD – 148 Main Street, Suite C-1, Lebanon, NJ 08833


    HSPA (Healthcare Sterile Processing Association) has pre-approved this in-service for 1.0 Continuing Education Credits for a period of three years.

    For more information, direct any questions to Healthcare Purchasing News (941) 259-0832.