From Top To Bottom: Cleaning Operating & Procedure Rooms

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From Top To Bottom: Cleaning Operating & Procedure Rooms

With over 2 million cases of healthcare - associated infections in the U.S. every year, the role of Environmental Services is more important than ever in the battle to reduce the spread of infection. By learning the protocols and procedures and practicing them every time, Environmental Services will help win the battle of infection control, and make the facility a safe environment for patient care delivery.

Program Highlights

  • Common operating room viruses and bacteria, and the disinfectants used to combat them

  • Safe disposal of general waste vs. medical waste

  • Safe disposal of OR items, including linens and instruments

  • Step-by-step of the OR cleaning process: before the first case of the day, between procedures, and the terminal clean

  • Proper personal protective equipment (PPE)

  • Cleaning and storing equipment

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Learning Objective

Provide an in-depth demonstration and explanation of cleaning and disinfecting protocols for the operating room and other hospital procedure areas.

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Program Includes
  • Bonus Resource CD
  • Available in Spanish
  • 10 Question Post Test with Answer Key
  • Glossary of Terms

Clinical Advisors

  • Lisa Caffrey, RN, CIC

  • Patti Costello

  • Brett Higgins, CHESP

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