Safer scopes




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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 May 10, 2021. The approval number for this lesson is 3M-HPN 181005. Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify the various risk factors contributing to flexible endoscope high-level disinfection failure.
  2. Identify strategies to mitigate risk factors that contribute to flexible endoscope high-level disinfection failure.
  3. Describe the process of conducting a risk assessment of flexible endoscope-related disease transmission within a healthcare facility.

About the Instructor:

Rebecca Bartles

Educational Consultant, 3M Health Care