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Decontamination Principles, Procedures and Practices in Sterile Processing

Code:
STPC 3580

Introduces students to the principles of decontamination including instrument/equipment disassembly, various methods of cleaning/disinfecting, use of decontamination equipment (automated), proper workflow, standard precautions and the safe handling of sharps and medical bio-hazardous waste materials.

Notes:

Student must obtain a minimum of 60% to pass this course.

Software: MS Word Adobe Reader PPT Reader

Textbook can be ordered online through: http://www.mdrao.ca/ under education - select the Medical Device Reprocessing Manual.


Textbooks:

  • Spring/Summer - None required

Prerequisites:

  • (NURS 1584 Medical Terminology - Level 1
  • And STPC 1580 Microbiology and Infection Control for Sterile Processing
  • And STPC 2580 Identification, Care and Handling of Instrumentation in Sterile Processing )

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CRN Day Date Time Hours Location Fee Availability
1041212-MAY-20 to 18-AUG-2012:00 am - 12:01 am39Online $348.67
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