INF012 - Cleaning and Disinfecting HME Equipment

$15.95
SKU
012-INF012

This course provides a guide for cleaning and disinfecting many home medical products as well as the principles behind a variety of cleaning and disinfection procedures.

This course provides a guide for cleaning and disinfecting many home medical products as well as the principles behind a variety of cleaning and disinfection procedures. To successfully complete this course, you must attain a minimum score of 80% on the final exam and complete the course training survey.


Learning objectives:

  1. Describe the cleaning and disinfection processes for HME equipment; 
  2. Explain the differences between sterilizers, disinfectants and sanitizers; 
  3. Explain the distinctions between the risk of transmitting infections and the different methods of cleaning non-critical, semi-critical and critical items according to the Spaulding Classification system; 
  4. Explain the requirements for an equipment cleaning room; 
  5. Identify the reasons for wearing different types of personal protective equipment; 
  6. Explain the importance of material safety data sheets (MSDS).


Continuing education: VGM Education is authorized by IACET to offer 0.1 CEUs for this program.

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