Infection prevention in ultrasound
Ultrasound procedures are performed daily throughout the health system in diverse settings. This presents a range of challenges for infection prevention, including:
- Mitigating the cross infection risks associated with the use of ultrasound probes
- Complying with ultrasound probe disinfection guidelines and meeting accreditation requirements.
Ensuring disinfection efficacy and compliance
But it doesn’t have to be complicated. There are simple principles and actions you can apply to ensure your facility uses effective and compliant disinfection processes.
Two highly regarded speakers will share their expertise in the form of practical, easy to follow information.
You will explore the different sonography applications across the various hospital departments and the associated risks of infection.
You will also learn how to use appropriate ultrasound probe disinfection procedures to help ensure staff and patient safety while enabling you to meet accreditation requirements