Nine years is enough! Conquering flexible scope reprocessing issues




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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. IAHCSMM (International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management) has pre-approved this in-service for 1.0 Continuing Education Credits for a period of three years, until March 31, 2021. The approval number for this lesson is STERIS-HPN 180304. Learning Objectives:
  1. Explain the criteria for determining ECRI’s annual Top Ten Patient Safety Concerns.
  2. Discuss all current endoscope-related risks that could affect a hospital’s determination of Spaulding classification and reprocessing level.
  3. List and explain the eight common reprocessing steps required for an endoscope protocol.

About the Instructor:

Sandra Beauclair

Senior Clinical Education Specialist, STERIS