2014 Year in Review: Disinfection & Sterilization

Here's a look at the top news items and features of 2014 related to disinfection and sterilization.

Here's a look at the top news items and features of 2014 related to disinfection and sterilization:

Slide Show: Instrument Cleaning and Care
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/galleries/2014/09/instrument-cleaning-and-care.aspx

Joint Commission Alert is a Another Wake-Up Call for Awareness of Improper HLD or Sterilization
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2014/08/joint-commission-alert-is-a-another-wakeup-call-for-awareness-of-improper-hld-or-sterilization.aspx

ECRI Institute Announces Top 10 Health Technology Hazards for 2015
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/11/ecri-institute-announces-top-10-health-technology-hazards-for-2015.aspx

AAMI Names Top 10 Medical Device ChallengesAAMI Names Top 10 Medical Device Challenges
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/09/aami-names-top-10-medical-device-challenges.aspx

AAMI, Stakeholders Discuss Humidity in the OR
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/10/aami-stakeholders-discuss-humidity-in-the-or.aspx

Study Documents Millions in Unused Medical Supplies in U.S. Operating Rooms Annually
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/10/study-documents-millions-in-unused-medical-supplies-in-us-operating-rooms-annually.aspx

AAMI, CDC Urge Hospitals with Ebola Patients to Follow Disinfection Policies for Medical Equipment
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/10/aami-cdc-urges-hospitals-with-ebola-patients-to-follow-disinfection-policies-for-medical-equipment.aspx

The Essentials of Sterility Assurance for the Infection Preventionist
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/reports/2014/07/sterility-assurance.aspx

Where are My Instruments and Sterile Supplies?
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2014/08/where-are-my-instruments-and-sterile-supplies.aspx

2014 Decontaminator of the Year Award and the Robert Hilbodt Award are Presented
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/06/2014-decontaminator-of-the-year-award-and-the-robert-hilbodt-award-are-presented.a

Sterile Processing Issues: Industry Experts Address Persistent Problems
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2014/05/sterile-processing-issues-industry-experts-address-persistent-problems.aspx

CS Educators are a Necessity, Not a Luxury
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2014/05/cs-educators-a-necessity-not-a-luxury.aspx

Infection Prevention & Sterile Processing Collaboration: Common Goals Drive Policies
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/articles/2014/05/infection-prevention--sterile-processing-collaboration-common-goals-drive-policies.aspx

IAHCSMM Announces 2014 Award Recipients
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/04/iahcsmm-announces-2014-award-recipients.aspx

Loaner Instrument Receipt Document Now Available From IAHCSMM
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/03/loaner-instrument-receipt-document-now-available-from-iahcsmm.aspx

Researchers Evaluate Disease Transmission Risk of Failure to Follow Sterilization Procedure
http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/news/2014/01/researchers-evaluate-disease-transmission-risk-of-failure-to-follow-sterilization-procedure.aspx

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish