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Patricia Hoesly
Wondering what cleaner you are using in your OR's. We have been trialing a Ecolab -Oxicide product but staff have ...

Our department uses the PDI Sani-Cloth AF3 wipes. They also have a 3 minute dry time with very low odor. I have never ...

Kayla Rynearson
I work at a critical access hospital that has 2 ORs and just like everyone else we are having difficulty with ...
Our OR team cleans the ORs, meaning the RN andScrub tech. We only have OR aides Mon through Friday 630am until 730pm.
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Belinda Waterman
Hello. I have tried to find guidelines for how often it is recommended to clean lead aprons? I have contacted the ...

Our hospital is in the same situation. If you find any information could you forward it on please?

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Teresa Contreras
Help in creating an orientation binder for new hires in an EVS position
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I know this isn‘t exactly what you need but may help with ideas. It’s for our attendant position. I included ...
Silvinita Rowe
I'm interested in learning how your OR rooms are cleaned for in-between short procedures (i.e., cataract, carpal ...
Deborah Ziervogel
Looking at revising our staffing for straight local cases. AORN recommendations say at least one RN circulator. ...

We utilize one circulating RN and one monitor RN for local cases.

Deborah Ziervogel
What are your practices on mopping floor between turnover? Right now we do not mop after PE tubes, and cysto's, ...
Amy Ziegler
Does any still “fog” their ORs for end of day/terminal cleaning?
Jill Graham
Our NRP poster was recently updated to a plexiglass front, masonite backed frame ( a hardboard made of compressed ...
alcia crume
Does anyone know the exact size trashcan that is allowed in the OR? I'm getting mixed answers from OSHA and JCR.
Cathy Insana
What methods are facilities using for cleaning floors in SPD? Microfiber mops, floor scrubbers, etc. Thank you!

Hi Cathy. Did you get any incite on your question regarding items used for cleaning in the OR? We are opening a new ASC ...

Cathy Insana
In facilities that have a Robot, who is responsible for moving the robot to complete the terminal clean?
Cara Pals
If your facility is doing glo germ audits on OR turnovers: - How are you getting them completed? - Who is performing ...
Rhonda Carney
Does anyone currently use UV lights for end of day cleaning? If you do, what brand or type do you have? Would you have a ...
Erin Turley
Is there such a thing as a Perioperative EVS certification? If not does anyone have any examples of competencies ...
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