Handling Sterilization Wrap and Wrapped Trays

Green Clock Hours: 1.00

Surgical site infections (SSIs) are the most common preventable complication after surgery (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2019). At the core of prevention efforts is ensuring instruments used during these procedures are free from all contamination. This includes proper selection or packaging materials, wrapping technique, closure, labeling, handling, and storage for wrapped trays to protect contents from contamination and damage.

The content of this course is applicable to central sterile supply department (CSSD) personnel. It is designed to provide education on the types and characteristics of sterilization wrap for proper selection, sterilization wrap techniques, and general practices for preventing contamination of wrapped trays during the sterilization process, handling, and storage.



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Surgical site infections (SSIs) are the most common preventable complication after surgery (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, 2019). At the core of prevention efforts is ensuring instruments used during these procedures are free from all contamination. This includes proper selection or packaging materials, wrapping technique, closure, labeling, handling, and storage for wrapped trays to protect contents from contamination and damage.

The content of this course is applicable to central sterile supply department (CSSD) personnel. It is designed to provide education on the types and characteristics of sterilization wrap for proper selection, sterilization wrap techniques, and general practices for preventing contamination of wrapped trays during the sterilization process, handling, and storage.



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