Seeing clearly – Preventing the avoidable when reprocessing ophthalmic surgical instruments




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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 October 8, 2021. The approval number for this lesson is STERIS-HPN 180810. Learning Objectives:
  1. Identify risks and consequences associated with TASS.
  2. List some controllable factors that have been associated with TASS.
  3. Discuss industry standards, recommendations and guidelines for reprocessing ophthalmic instruments.

About the Instructor:

Delores O’Connell

Sterile Processing Educator