Disinfection and Sterilization Concepts and Techniques

Code: HEAL1361

Course description

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.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: HEAL1350 HEAL1351
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
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Delivery
Campus
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Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $455.85
 
End date: Mar. 11, 2019
Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: HEAL1350 HEAL1351
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from www.textnet.ca. No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: Instrumentation Specialist Course Box Set Author: Natalie Lind Publisher: IAHCSMM Edition: ISBN: 88870004943

Host college: FA

Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.