The top scored standards provide useful insights. Now, let’s discuss the really difficult part of this top 10 list, and that is the 9 standards in the EC and LS chapters. The scoring frequencies for these are frightening.
The April Perspectives summarizes the 10 top scored standards – 2017 calendar year. And, EC and LS top the list again.
Similar to the one published in September 2017 which covered only the first half of the year, this list looks nothing like the ones they published years ago. For instance, here is how they differ.
How do you better prepare for your next sterilization and high-level disinfection compliance survey? We suggest a self-assessment. Take these 8 steps to ensure a smooth process.
The life safety code documentation checklist is a great way to prepare for surveys. A useful article in EC news details how you can use it as an organizational tool.
Here’s an information source we think you’ll find valuable. It’s a newsletter called Sterile Compounding Pearls of Knowledge. It’s published by a firm called Critical Point. And, our staff at Patton Healthcare Consulting finds it very useful.