101: Endoscope Reprocessing: Policies and Procedures

Course Credit

1.5 contact hours
Note: Attendees must participate in the entire program to receive 1.5 contact hours.

Target Audience

GI Techs, GI Nurse Managers, GI Nurses

Duration

1.5 hours

Course Overview

The same design materials that make endoscopes versatile and effective in diagnosing and treating disease require careful and meticulous attention to reprocessing instructions. This course is designed to review the multi society guidelines and industry reprocessing standards.

Learning Objective

  • Discuss reprocessing standards and resources
  • Identify important evidence based practices to clean, disinfect, sterilize, store and transport endoscopes
  • Explain the significance of infection control and the relationship to endoscope reprocessing principles

Faculty

David Curry

Accreditation

Olympus America Inc. has been approved as a provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number #10419 for 1.5 contact hours.

Olympus America Inc. has been approved as a provider by IAHCSMM, Provider Number Olympus 162009A for 1.5 contact hours.

Olympus America Inc. has been approved as a provider by CBSPD, Provider Number 1776JCOR16-18 for 1.5 contact hours.

Certificate Distribution

Certificate distribution is linked to registration. All attendees must register through www.olympusuniversity.com and sign in the day of the event to receive a continuing education credit certificate. An email will be sent with a link to your certificate within 10 business days of the program completion.


 

Click on a location below to register.

  • Mar 29, 2017
    Healthpartners Riverway Clinic
    601 Jacob Lane
    Anoka, MN 55303
    FOR HEALTHPARTNERS RIVERWAY CLINIC STAFF ONLY
    Anoka, MN
  • Apr 04, 2017
    The Valley Hospital(Board Room)
    223 N. Van Dien
    Ridgewood, NJ 07450
    FOR NNJSGNA MEETING ATTENDEES ONLY
    Ridgewood, NJ
  • Apr 08, 2017
    St. Mary's Hospital
    5801 Bremo Road
    Richmond, VA 23223
    FOR ST. MARY'S HOSPITAL STAFF ONLY
    Richmond, VA