Disinfection and Sterilization resources

With greater attention being placed on the role of the environment in infection prevention, there is a greater focus on sterile processing and its impact on patient safety. APIC offers disinfection and sterilization resources to help you ensure that your facility is in compliance with guidelines and regulatory standards for sterile processing. Register for the Disinfection and Sterilization online course for step-by-step training and implementation methods. This course helps healthcare professionals in all settings ensure compliance with regulatory standards for sterile processing and adhere to recommended best practices.  

For an in-depth discussion by Dr. William Rutala, PhD, MPH, CIC, on best practices and success stories, view the “Best” Practices for Surface Disinfection webinar on demand. This webinar reviews “best” practices for environmental cleaning and disinfection and discusses options for evaluating environmental cleaning and disinfection. 

Review authoritative positions to guide your practice on the topics of reprocessing surgical instruments and immediate-use steam sterilization and learn from five on-demand webinars.