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AS/NZS 4187 Essentials of Sterilising Workshop

UPDATE - The Essentials of Sterilising Workshop scheduled for 6 May has been postponed. Click here for details.
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This one day workshop has been designed as an introduction to the fundamentals of sterilising in line with the current AS/NZS 4187:2014 – Reprocessing of reusable medical devices in health service organizations. Participants will:

The Main Game
  • be introduced to 'The Main Game’ – a system designed by sterilising experts to ensure best patient outcomes by complying with best practice 100% of the time
  • look at real life problems encountered in sterilising environments and identify solutions complying with the current standards
  • discuss common issues with developing policies and procedures to comply with the current standards and cultivate a network of like-minded people to discuss pathways to compliance
  • gain the knowledge to be able to identify what is required in each step of the reprocessing process to ensure conformance
  • complete interactive workshop activities with the main focus on compliance and patient safety.

Last updated: 11 May 2020