January 27, 2014
Improper techniques involving immediate-use steam sterilization can put patients and staff at risk of infection and other serious injuries.
Find out when your ASC should use immediate-use steam sterilization and what you need to do to meet rules and guidelines during ASCA's next webinar, "Rules and Best Practices for Immediate-Use Steam Sterilization." The webinar will take place tomorrow, January 28, at 1:00 pm ET.
Ray Taurasi, director of clinical sales and services, eastern region, for Healthmark Industries, will discuss:
Current AORN and AAMI recommendations and guidelines
CMS and accrediting agency expectations
Challenges associated with maintaining compliance and ensuring proper use
This webinar offers one continuing education credit for nurses (CEU) and administrators (AEU). In addition, multiple members of your ASC staff can participate using the same online connection.
Can’t make it in real time? Purchase a recording of the webinar and view at your convenience.
(ASCA member discount: ASCA members save $50 on all webinars and can register for the entire 2014 series and receive an additional 10% off the total price.)