SURT 103 Sterilization Techniques*

This course includes the study of the Central Service and Materials Management Departments in hospitals offering surgical services. Special emphasis is placed on cleaning and decontamination of equipment, sterilization of instruments and equipment, the different methods of sterilization, sterile packaging of reusable and disposables, and the storage of hospital and sterile items. Students will gain practical experience in procurement, inventory, and management of Materials Management departments.

Credits

3.00 Credits

SURT 103Sterilization Techniques*

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I. General Information

Department

II. Course Specification

Credit Hours Narrative

3.00 Credits

III. Catalog Course Description

This course includes the study of the Central Service and Materials Management Departments in hospitals offering surgical services. Special emphasis is placed on cleaning and decontamination of equipment, sterilization of instruments and equipment, the different methods of sterilization, sterile packaging of reusable and disposables, and the storage of hospital and sterile items. Students will gain practical experience in procurement, inventory, and management of Materials Management departments.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

VI. Delivery Methodologies