Of Critical Importance: Care & Handling of Powered Surgical Instruments

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Of Critical Importance: Care & Handling of Powered Surgical Instruments

Powered surgical instruments are expensive to purchase, repair and replace, and require skill and knowledge in order to process them correctly. In this program, we explore the three different types of powered surgical instruments – Electric, Compressed Gas, and Battery – and the general guidelines for their care and maintenance. Packed with hands-on tips, practical examples and helpful insights, this short and concise program benefits all technicians who process powered surgical instruments.

Program Highlights

  • Point of Use cleaning

  • Proper cleaning and disinfection to prevent fluid invasion and other damage

  • Points of inspection on instruments and hose, cable, or battery

  • Common problems associated with processing

  • Transportation

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Learning Objective

To outline in detail how to properly clean, disinfect and sterilize powered surgical instruments, and the common problems associated with processing these expensive instruments

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Program Includes
  • Bonus Resource CD
  • Approved for Continuing Education
  • 10 Question Post Test with Answer Key
  • Glossary of Terms

Clinical Advisors

  • Natalie Lind, CRCST, CHL, FCS, IAHCSMM Educational Director

  • IAHCSMM Education Review Committee

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