Looking for SPD Standards and Recommendations?

October 20, 2006

Question: I work in a doctor's office and was wondering where I can find the most current recommendations on the central sterilizing procedures and how to set up the area to include dirty and clean. -- PH, Iowa

Going to Pieces Over a Disagreement Among Departments

June 22, 2006

Question: Im the new sterile processing manager at my facility. Administration, my staff, and I am having a conflict regarding the appropriate decontamination and sterialization of instrumentation that comes apart.

A Question from a Trainee Technician

June 16, 2006

Question: I am a trainee technician working in the central supply and sterile department. I'd like to know more about the sterilization process as well as sterile storage. -- HBL, Singapore

IAHCSMM Announces 2005 Award Winners

June 6, 2005

At its annual meeting in May, the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) presented its annual awards to outstanding members of the industry.