Scopes require higher level of disinfection




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Learning Objectives:
  1. Explain the differences of the sterility assurance levels for HLD as opposed to sterilization.
  2. Discuss recommendations for the disinfection and sterilization of flexible endoscopes.
  3. Explain the difference in storage time between high-level disinfected and sterilized scopes.
  4. Discuss steps to take when transitioning from HLD to sterilization of flexible endoscopes.
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 4, 2023. The approval number is 3M-HPN 201405.

About the Instructor:

Susan Klacik

Clinical Educator, HSPA