What is AAMI st79?
Hereof, what is st79?
ST79 is THE go-to reference for steam sterilization and sterility assurance in all healthcare facilities, regardless of sterilizer or facility size. Developed by industry experts, regulators, and sterilization professionals, ST79:2017 will guide you through every step of the steam sterilization process.
Subsequently, question is, how long do you need to keep sterilization records? A: The HCPro OSHA Safety Program manual says to keep sterilization records and logs for three years, because that is the recommendation of the Guideline for Disinfection and Sterilization in Healthcare Facilities, 2008 (See page 92).
Likewise, people ask, what are AAMI standards?
The AAMI standards program consists of over 100 technical committees and working groups that produce Standards, Recommended Practices, and Technical Information Reports for medical devices.
What is the policy on wearing jewelry in sterile processing?
Jewelry should not be worn because it can harbor microorganisms and also cause holes in gloves or other barriers intended for protection. Wristwatches and rings, in particular, can also catch on equipment or instruments, which may injure personnel or damage the item or packaging.