Overview

Disinfection & Sterile Concepts

The proper sterilization of medical devices, surgical instruments, supplies and equipment utilized in direct patient care and surgery is a critical aspect of the modern health care delivery system and directly impacts patient safety. Sterilization is a complex process, it's imperative technicians involved in the reprocessing and sterilization of medical devices have a thorough knowledge and understanding of the scientific principles and methods of sterilization utilized in today's health care settings. In this course many of these principles will be introduced and common sterilization processes will be compared and evaluated.NOTE: Final exam must be proctored

Course Code: 
HLTH-1110
Area of Interest: 
Health, Food & Medical
Prerequisites: 
Take HLTH-1118 (Microbiology & Infection) HLTH-1119 (Identification Care & Handling) HLTH-1105 (Decontamination Principles) HLTH-1108 (Assembly, Wrapping & Packing) ;

Course Offerings

Fall 2019

September 10, 2019 to November 4, 2019
$297.40
Delivery:
Online
Campus Code:
London - Online
Days & Times:
Section Number: 40LC
Refund Policy: 14 days after course start date