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164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
74 terms
IAHCSMM
Regulation
Statute
Class I Devices
Class II Devices
A mandatory law or rule that is issued by a governing body
A written and enforceable law enacted by a governing body
low risk devices - hand-held surgical instruments & ultra son…
higher risk than Class II; include: sterilization equipment,…
Regulation
A mandatory law or rule that is issued by a governing body
Statute
A written and enforceable law enacted by a governing body
134 terms
IAHCSMM
Flash Sterilization
Implantable Devices
OPA
Flagella
Process by which unwrapped instruments are sterilized for imm…
Should not be flash sterilized
The best choice for high level disinfection of instruments
The part of a cell that enables it to move through liquid
Flash Sterilization
Process by which unwrapped instruments are sterilized for imm…
Implantable Devices
Should not be flash sterilized
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
331 terms
IAHCSMM
Type C Fire
Wicking Material
Purified Water
Parenteral Solutions
involves electrical equipment
approved absorbant material that is used to allow air removal…
pH 6.5-7.5
administered intravenously
Type C Fire
involves electrical equipment
Wicking Material
approved absorbant material that is used to allow air removal…
134 terms
IAHCSMM
Flash Sterilization
Implantable Devices
OPA
Flagella
Process by which unwrapped instruments are sterilized for imm…
Should not be flash sterilized
The best choice for high level disinfection of instruments
The part of a cell that enables it to move through liquid
Flash Sterilization
Process by which unwrapped instruments are sterilized for imm…
Implantable Devices
Should not be flash sterilized
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
75 terms
Iahcsmm
Standard precautions
Nosocomial
Cells
Cell membrane
Methods of using appropiate barriers to prevent transmissions…
Hospital acquired infection (HAI) pertaining to a hospital: a…
Basic unit of life;smallest structural unit of living organisms
The outer covering of a cell that regulates wjat enters and l…
Standard precautions
Methods of using appropiate barriers to prevent transmissions…
Nosocomial
Hospital acquired infection (HAI) pertaining to a hospital: a…
79 terms
IAHCSMM
why do we use a neutral PH lubricant o…
where should the point of lubrication…
passivation uses ___1__(HNO3) to remov…
please name the 9 systems of the body?…
to make instrument last longer makes instrument easy for surg…
box lock... hinge ... any moning and sliding areas
1. Nitric Acid... 2. Chromium Oxide
1.Skeletal... 2.Muscular... 3.Nervous... 4.Endocrine... 5.Reproductiv…
why do we use a neutral PH lubricant o…
to make instrument last longer makes instrument easy for surg…
where should the point of lubrication…
box lock... hinge ... any moning and sliding areas
331 terms
IAHCSMM
Type C Fire
Wicking Material
Purified Water
Parenteral Solutions
involves electrical equipment
approved absorbant material that is used to allow air removal…
pH 6.5-7.5
administered intravenously
Type C Fire
involves electrical equipment
Wicking Material
approved absorbant material that is used to allow air removal…
56 terms
IAHCSMM
cardio
chole
cranio
derma
heart
bile
skull
skin
cardio
heart
chole
bile
84 terms
IAHCSMM
AAMI
ANSI
AORN
APIC
Association for the Advancement of medical instrumentation
American National Standards Institute
Association of operating room nurses
Association for professional in infection central and epidemi…
AAMI
Association for the Advancement of medical instrumentation
ANSI
American National Standards Institute
30 terms
IAHCSMM
Bluish or rainbow-type stains cause by…
The ideal level of silicates in water…
Purified water should have a ph of_____
Tap water should ideally have a concen…
Iron and silicates
100
6.5 - 7.5
100
Bluish or rainbow-type stains cause by…
Iron and silicates
The ideal level of silicates in water…
100
79 terms
IAHCSMM
why do we use a neutral PH lubricant o…
where should the point of lubrication…
passivation uses ___1__(HNO3) to remov…
please name the 9 systems of the body?…
to make instrument last longer makes instrument easy for surg…
box lock... hinge ... any moning and sliding areas
1. Nitric Acid... 2. Chromium Oxide
1.Skeletal... 2.Muscular... 3.Nervous... 4.Endocrine... 5.Reproductive... 6.…
why do we use a neutral PH lubricant o…
to make instrument last longer makes instrument easy for surg…
where should the point of lubrication…
box lock... hinge ... any moning and sliding areas
97 terms
IAHCSMM
IDN = Integrated Delivery Network
Service
Central Service Workflow
Decontamination
a system of healthcare providers and organizations that provi…
an activity that assists or helps one or more persons or grou…
Decontamination = soiled items = receiving, sorting, soaking,…
to make safe by reducing/removing contamination by infectious…
IDN = Integrated Delivery Network
a system of healthcare providers and organizations that provi…
Service
an activity that assists or helps one or more persons or grou…
22 terms
IAHCSMM
Conductivity (of water)
Ohm
Deionization
Reverse osmosis
A measurement of the ability of water to carry an electrical…
A unit of measurement that expresses the amount of resistance…
The process by which ions with an electrical charge are remov…
The diffusion (flowing) of water through a semi-permeable mem…
Conductivity (of water)
A measurement of the ability of water to carry an electrical…
Ohm
A unit of measurement that expresses the amount of resistance…
79 terms
IAHCSMM
why do we use a neutral PH lubricant o…
where should the point of lubrication…
passivation uses ___1__(HNO3) to remov…
please name the 9 systems of the body?…
to make instrument last longer makes instrument easy for surg…
box lock... hinge ... any moning and sliding areas
1. Nitric Acid... 2. Chromium Oxide
1.Skeletal... 2.Muscular... 3.Nervous... 4.Endocrine... 5.Reproductiv…
why do we use a neutral PH lubricant o…
to make instrument last longer makes instrument easy for surg…
where should the point of lubrication…
box lock... hinge ... any moning and sliding areas
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
79 terms
IAHCSMM
why do we use a neutral PH lubricant o…
where should the point of lubrication…
passivation uses ___1__(HNO3) to remov…
please name the 9 systems of the body?…
to make instrument last longer makes instrument easy for surg…
box lock... hinge ... any moning and sliding areas
1. Nitric Acid... 2. Chromium Oxide
1.Skeletal... 2.Muscular... 3.Nervous... 4.Endocrine... 5.Reproductiv…
why do we use a neutral PH lubricant o…
to make instrument last longer makes instrument easy for surg…
where should the point of lubrication…
box lock... hinge ... any moning and sliding areas
134 terms
IAHCSMM
Flash Sterilization
Implantable Devices
OPA
Flagella
Process by which unwrapped instruments are sterilized for imm…
Should not be flash sterilized
The best choice for high level disinfection of instruments
The part of a cell that enables it to move through liquid
Flash Sterilization
Process by which unwrapped instruments are sterilized for imm…
Implantable Devices
Should not be flash sterilized
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
110 terms
Iahcsmm
Main goal of wearing gloves
Outfit appropriate in packaging area
Why keep windows and doors closed in d…
How far from sprinkler system storage…
...
...
...
18 inches
Main goal of wearing gloves
...
Outfit appropriate in packaging area
...
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
134 terms
IAHCSMM
Flash Sterilization
Implantable Devices
OPA
Flagella
Process by which unwrapped instruments are sterilized for imm…
Should not be flash sterilized
The best choice for high level disinfection of instruments
The part of a cell that enables it to move through liquid
Flash Sterilization
Process by which unwrapped instruments are sterilized for imm…
Implantable Devices
Should not be flash sterilized
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
164 terms
IAHCSMM
10%
Hand Hygiene
PPE
Bio-hazard
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
__s specialized clothing or equipment worn by an employee for…
The use of fluorescent orange or orange red__labels to identi…
10%
Approx 2 million patients, __% of those hospitalizes in the u…
Hand Hygiene
__is the act of washing one's hands with soap & water or usin…
145 terms
IAHCSMM Vocabulary
Integrated Delivery Network
Service
Decontamination
Case Cart System
A system of healthcare providers and organizations which prov…
An activity that helps or assists one of more persons or grou…
To make safe by removing or reducing contamination by infecti…
An inventory control system for products/equipment typically…
Integrated Delivery Network
A system of healthcare providers and organizations which prov…
Service
An activity that helps or assists one of more persons or grou…
145 terms
IAHCSMM Vocabulary
Integrated Delivery Network
Service
Decontamination
Case Cart System
A system of healthcare providers and organizations which prov…
An activity that helps or assists one of more persons or grou…
To make safe by removing or reducing contamination by infecti…
An inventory control system for products/equipment typically…
Integrated Delivery Network
A system of healthcare providers and organizations which prov…
Service
An activity that helps or assists one of more persons or grou…
59 terms
IAHCSMM Chapter 14
Sterilization documentation is not req…
Instruments must be cleaned before fla…
Flash sterilization is rarely performe…
Peracetic acid (PA) is a liquid oxidiz…
False
True
False
True
Sterilization documentation is not req…
False
Instruments must be cleaned before fla…
True
40 terms
CHL IAHCSMM
testing that assesses the performance…
while some sterilization failures resu…
during placement and packaging of item…
a steam sterilizer can successfully st…
qualification
developing good work practices
trap air
false
testing that assesses the performance…
qualification
while some sterilization failures resu…
developing good work practices
29 terms
IAHCSMM certification
Class I- low risk... Class II- risk... Class…
Class I- high risk... Class II- less seri…
Conductivity
Ohm
Medical device classifications
FDA Recalls
Measurement of the ability of water to carry an electrical cu…
Unit of measurement that expresses the amount of resistance t…
Class I- low risk... Class II- risk... Class…
Medical device classifications
Class I- high risk... Class II- less seri…
FDA Recalls
40 terms
CHL IAHCSMM
testing that assesses the performance…
while some sterilization failures resu…
during placement and packaging of item…
a steam sterilizer can successfully st…
qualification
developing good work practices
trap air
false
testing that assesses the performance…
qualification
while some sterilization failures resu…
developing good work practices
55 terms
IAHCSMM Test
Soiled instruments and other items are…
_____ is the first step in the sterili…
Central service technicians must wear…
Instrument sets and other required ins…
Decontamination
Cleaning
PPE
The day or evening before they will be used
Soiled instruments and other items are…
Decontamination
_____ is the first step in the sterili…
Cleaning
37 terms
IAHCSMM Ch 23-24
what are some of the ways we as CST's…
name 3 of the 5 communication myths
name 4 of the 6 communication roadblocks
name 4 of the 8 basic speaking tactics
(C.A.A.M.P)... -Contributing.... -Act professional.... -Accept respons…
we only communicate when we want to.... words mean the same to e…
unfair comparison.... just like me.... Stereotypes.... halo effect.... pi…
(K.I.S.S)... Know what you want to say.... Identify the main points…
what are some of the ways we as CST's…
(C.A.A.M.P)... -Contributing.... -Act professional.... -Accept respons…
name 3 of the 5 communication myths
we only communicate when we want to.... words mean the same to e…
29 terms
Iahcsmm chapter 10 disinfection
Thermal disinfection
Antiseptics
Critical items
Sterilization
The use of heat to kill all microorganisms except spores is c…
These chemicals are used on animate (living tissue) to slow t…
Items that are introduced directly into the bloodstream or ot…
The process by which all forms of microorganisms are complete…
Thermal disinfection
The use of heat to kill all microorganisms except spores is c…
Antiseptics
These chemicals are used on animate (living tissue) to slow t…
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