Infection Control Today - 02/2002: Medical Device Reprocessing


Infection Control Today magazine's 2002 virtual roundtable on medical device reprocessing

We asked three leading third-party reprocessors to answer seven questions on the issue of medical device reprocessing. Here are their answers:

Alliance Medical Corporation
Vanguard Medical Concepts

For more information on reprocessing check out these sources:

American Hospital Association,
American Medical Association,
Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation,
Association of Medical Device Reprocessors,
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses,
Food and Drug Administration,
FDA Center for Devices and Radiological Health,
Health Industry Distributors Association,
International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management,
Medical Device Link,
Medical Device Manufacturers Association,

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