Decontamination and disinfection Part 4. Presterilisation

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

Aims of Part 4

  • Understand presterlisation procedures

Objectives of Part 4

  • Understand the types of presterlisation procedures
  • Understand what is involved each of the presterilisation procedures
  • Details steps on what to do when manually cleaning instruments
  • Ultrasonic baths and tips on using ultrasonic baths
  • Washer disinfectors


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