Overview

Assembly, Wrapping & Packing

This course introduces students to the proper techniques for the assembly, wrapping and/or packaging of surgical instruments, supplies and patient care equipment. Advances in surgical technique have resulted in the regular use of a wide assortment of complex and sophisticated surgical instrumentation. Healthcare professionals need to make sure these delicate and expensive items are protected, and sterilized according to the medical device manufacturer's written instructions to minimize and eliminate patient risk.NOTE: Final exam must be proctored

Course Code: 
HLTH-1108
Area of Interest: 
Health, Food & Medical
Prerequisites: 
Take HLTH-1118 (Microbiology & Infection) HLTH-1119 (Identification Care & Handling) HLTH-1105 (Decontamination Principles) ;

 

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