Increasing Awareness of Improper Equipment Cleaning

This session will review the hazards of incorrect cleaning methods in relation to patient safety and cost implications. Improper and appropriate cleaning methods will be compared, and the role of effective interdisciplinary collaboration in appropriate cleaning will be described. An equipment labeling system will be demonstrated as an aid in communication to improve cleaning practices. Attendees will be encouraged to interact during the presentation with an opportunity to ask questions at the end.

Michael Heusser, Supervisor of Clinical Engineering, and Bianca Wyman, Clinical Engineer, Middlesex Health

Michael Heusser, Supervisor of Clinical Engineering, and Bianca Wyman, Clinical Engineer, Middlesex Health