Infection Prevention in Reprocessing of Flexible Endoscopes

Course Credit

1 contact hour
Note: Attendees must participate in the entire program to receive 1 contact hour.

Target Audience

Endoscope Reprocessing Professionals

Duration

1 hour

Course Overview

The design and materials that make endoscopes versatile and effective in diagnosing and treating disease require careful and meticulous reprocessing. This course reviews the guidelines and standards implemented to prevent infection when flexible gastrointestinal endoscopes are reprocessed.

Learning Objective

  • Discuss the importance of performing correct and complete reprocessing of flexible endoscopes
  • Review flexible endoscope reprocessing steps
  • Identity methods that can be used to help avoid possible breaches in reprocessing

Accreditation

Olympus America Inc. has been approved as a provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number #10419.

Olympus America Inc. has been approved as a provider by IAHCSMM, Provider Number Olympus 162009C for 1 contact hour.

Olympus America Inc. has been approved as a provider by ABCGN for 1 contact hour.


 

This course is not scheduled at this time.