Recap It’s been 3 years since the original IAHCSMM vs CBSPD post and a lot has changed in that time. This time around we will delve deeper than
What is Biofilm? What is biofilm? This is a term that is commonly used in sterile processing and more specifically in flexible endoscope
Flexible endoscopes are complex medical devices used to visualize the inside of various body cavities. Since the humble beginning of the endoscope,
Healthcare's Best Kept Secret It is estimated that there are more than 50 million surgical and non-surgical procedures performed in the United States
Interested in Sterile Processing? Sterile processing is a rewarding career with lots of advancement opportunities. The core job responsibilities
Notifying SPD of patient disease It’s a busy day in the sterile processing department, the racks are full and the workload seems to be never-ending.
Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI's) are known to be the most common hospital care complication in the United States. Statistics show that it
Advancing in sterile processing Sterile processing is considered an entry-level position at many facilities. Well, hospitals may see the position as