Cleaning and decontamination are the same process.
You can clean an item without decontaminating it.
You can decontaminate an item without cleaning it.
Decontamination should occur before cleaning.
Use the correct detergent
Use the correct disinfectant
Follow the device manufacturer's instruction
Follow the Supervisor's instructions
Fever inducing organism
Sterile water enviroment
Non-sterile water enviroment
Enzyme foam product
Enzyme gel product
Contained in a closed cart, covered bin.
Contained in an open cart, clear plastic bags.
Contained in a closed cart or mesh pans.
Contained in a closed cart, covered bin and identified with a biohazard label.
Fluid resistant gown
Fluid resistant face mask
Extra protective gloves
Neutral pH detergent
Proteolytic enzyme detergent
Lipolytic enyzmatic detergent
Selection of an enzyme detergent
Selection of the correct diameter and length cleaning brush
Use of ultrasonic cleaner
Use of peroxide
Bon Ami Cleaner
Teflon cleaning sponges