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AAMI - ST79 A1/A2

Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities, Amendment 2

inactive
Organization: AAMI
Publication Date: 1 January 2011
Status: inactive
Page Count: 134
scope:

This recommended practice covers steam sterilization in health care facilities. The recommendations are intended to promote sterility assurance and to guide health care personnel in the proper use of processing equipment. Included within the scope of the recommended practice are functional and physical design criteria for sterilization processing areas (decontamination, preparation, sterilization, and sterile storage areas); staff qualifications, education, and other personnel considerations; processing procedures; installation, care, and maintenance of steam sterilizers; quality control; and quality process improvement.

Document History

January 1, 2017
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This document includes guidance for sterile processing facility design, personnel, receiving, transporting, handling, cleaning, decontamination, preparation, packaging, steam sterilization...
ST79 A1/A2
January 1, 2011
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities, Amendment 2
This recommended practice covers steam sterilization in health care facilities. The recommendations are intended to promote sterility assurance and to guide health care personnel in the proper use of...
January 1, 2010
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
January 1, 2010
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
January 1, 2010
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
January 1, 2010
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
January 1, 2010
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
January 1, 2008
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities, Amendment 1
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
January 1, 2006
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
January 1, 2006
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
January 1, 2006
Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities
General This recommended practice provides guidelines for decontamination and steam sterilization processing in hospitals and other health care facilities. These guidelines are intended to promote...
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