Decontamination and disinfection Part 1 . Immunisation and disinfection protocols

Posted on 08 April 2016
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60 mins CPD/CE

Overal Aim of this series

  • To be upto date with our Disinfection and decontamination procedures taking into account the documents such as HTM0105 and Code of Practice

Overall objectives of this series

  • Basic requirements for good decontamination practice
  • Presterlisation cleaning and PPE
  • Discuss the code of Practice’s relevant contents
  • Look at the implications of the HSE law for resheathing needles
  • Apply the HTM 0701 for waste regulations
  • Revisit handwashing

Aim of Part 1

  • Understand what immunisations are necessary and when they are needed
  • Understand basic requirements for good decontamination practice - immunisations

Objectives of Part 1

  • When a nurse can start working
  • What immunisations are needed and when
  • Understand levels of compliance including  essential and validated decontamination, and best practice
  • Validation of sterlisers, ultrasonic baths and washer disinfectors
  • Sterlisers requirements for legal and insurance purposes

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