Did Superbugs Disappear? | Expert Series On-The-Go
05/18/2022
Did Superbugs Disappear? | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "Did Superbugs Disappear?". To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https://educate.beyondclean.net/cleanfr
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The Ins & Outs: Critical Insights for Tracking Clinic Instruments
05/16/2022
The Ins & Outs: Critical Insights for Tracking Clinic Instruments
If you want to elicit groans and frustrated head shaking from a crowd of Sterile Processing professionals, mention the word: Clinics. With healthcare and procedure-based services increasingly growing outside of the OR environment, reprocessing support of clinics has become a major source of challeng
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3 Critical Elements for Reducing Dry Soils in Endoscopes | Expert Series On-The-Go
05/14/2022
3 Critical Elements for Reducing Dry Soils in Endoscopes | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "3 Critical Elements for Reducing Dry Soils in Endoscopes". To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https:/
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Cultivating your Team: How to "Grow Your Own" Sterile Processing Leaders
05/12/2022
Cultivating your Team: How to "Grow Your Own" Sterile Processing Leaders
On this CE approved release of Articles On-The-Go, tune in for insight into preparing your department's Sterile Processing technicians for growth opportunities right where they are: "As you interview for entry level SPD tech positions, always be thinking about what inherent qualities this person has
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4 Reasons to Let Vendors Prepare Trays for Decontamination in the OR | Expert Series On-The-Go
05/11/2022
4 Reasons to Let Vendors Prepare Trays for Decontamination in the OR | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "4 Reasons to Let Vendors Prepare Trays for Decontamination in the OR". To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visit
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Gold Seal of Accreditation: Using Your Tracking System to Be Prepared
05/09/2022
Gold Seal of Accreditation: Using Your Tracking System to Be Prepared
You and your department work hard every day to correctly and compliantly reprocess surgical instruments. But, how do you PROVE IT when the accreditation surveyors from The Joint Commission, DNV, and others show up with their clipboards and checklists? On this episode 6 of Season 16 "Yes, We Scan!",
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Zero to Hero: Double Agents in Your Product Catalog | Expert Series On-The-Go
05/07/2022
Zero to Hero: Double Agents in Your Product Catalog | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "Zero to Hero: Double Agents in Your Product Catalog." To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https://educ
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So You Want to Be a Sterile Processing Tech: 5 Tips to Create a Competitive Resume
05/05/2022
So You Want to Be a Sterile Processing Tech: 5 Tips to Create a Competitive Resume
On this CE approved release of Articles On-The-Go, tune in for tips on how to create a competitive Sterile Processing resume: "This resume you are working on could be the road map for all kinds of future career growth. Although you may be thinking it's just for an entry level Sterile Processing posi
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Hardness: How Does It Affect Processing? | Expert Series On-The-Go
05/04/2022
Hardness: How Does It Affect Processing? | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "Hardness: How Does It Affect Processing?". To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https://educate.beyondc
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Instrument Data & Your Annual Review: (How) Should They Mix?
05/02/2022
Instrument Data & Your Annual Review: (How) Should They Mix?
What role, if any, should your individual tracking system metrics play in your annual review process? Are you the most productive technician on your team in decontamination? Should that impact your annual raise or promotion opportunities? On this episode 5 of Season 16 "Yes, We Scan!", we sit down w
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First Duodenoscopes, Then Urological Endoscopes... Now Bronchoscopes? | Expert Series On-The-Go
04/30/2022
First Duodenoscopes, Then Urological Endoscopes... Now Bronchoscopes? | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "First Duodenoscopes, Then Urological Endoscopes... Now Bronchoscopes?". To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visi
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Sterile Processing Service Excellence: 5 Tips to Become the Chick-fil-A of Your Surgical Team
04/28/2022
Sterile Processing Service Excellence: 5 Tips to Become the Chick-fil-A of Your Surgical Team
On this CE approved release of Articles On-The-Go, tune in for tips on becoming the Chick-fil-A of your surgical team by focusing on service excellence in SPD: "You know your customers better than anyone else, so be intentional about hiring SPD techs according to your overarching department emphasis
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Why Are Surveyors Focusing on Point-of-Use Instrument Care? | Expert Series On-The-Go
04/27/2022
Why Are Surveyors Focusing on Point-of-Use Instrument Care? | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "Why Are Surveyors Focusing on Point-of-Use Instrument Care?". To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: http
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Savings & Loan(ers): Finding the Value in Tracking Loaned Instruments
04/25/2022
Savings & Loan(ers): Finding the Value in Tracking Loaned Instruments
"Which doctor are these loaners for?" "How many trays are needed for this case?" "Where did the loaners go for the first case tomorrow morning?" On this Episode 4 of Season 16 "Yes, We Scan!", we sit down with Jill Sweeney, CRCST Clinical Educator with Censis Technologies, Inc. to discuss the comple
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Are We In a Loaner Bubble? | Expert Series On-The-Go
04/23/2022
Are We In a Loaner Bubble? | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "Are We In a Loaner Bubble?." To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https://educate.beyondclean.net/clean
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Articles On-The-Go:  Go Out Among the Hedges: The Place for Sterile Processing Leadership in Recruiting All-Stars
04/21/2022
Articles On-The-Go: Go Out Among the Hedges: The Place for Sterile Processing Leadership in Recruiting All-Stars
On this CE approved release of Articles On-The-Go, tune in for encouragement and recommendations on your hunt for Sterile Processing all-stars at your hospital: "Not only is the physical location of the Sterile Processing department in the basement of the hospital, but it is often in the basement of
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Dirty Data Strike Countsheets: This Time Its Personal | Expert Series On-The-Go
04/20/2022
Dirty Data Strike Countsheets: This Time Its Personal | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "Dirty Data Strike Countsheets: This Time Its Personal." To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https://ed
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Old School vs New School: Is There an Instrument Tracking Generation?
04/18/2022
Old School vs New School: Is There an Instrument Tracking Generation?
With each new generation of Sterile Processing technician, the workforce gets more and more comfortable with technology, mobile applications, and software. But there's still a large percentage of our industry who remember the days before departments were so computerized, wired, and required. On this
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pH: How Does It Affect My Instruments? |Expert Series On-The-Go
04/16/2022
pH: How Does It Affect My Instruments? |Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "pH: How Does It Affect My Instruments?" To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https://educate.beyondclea
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Is Time On Your Side? 5 Tips for Winning the Race Against the Reprocessing Clock
04/14/2022
Is Time On Your Side? 5 Tips for Winning the Race Against the Reprocessing Clock
In this CE approved release of Articles On-The-Go, listen in for tips on addressing all the "time" requirements in your Sterile Processing department: "While the days of pocket watches may be behind us, and wrist watches are a no-no for infection control reasons, the decontamination area of your SPD
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When To Use a PCD (or Test Pack) | Expert Series On-The-Go
04/13/2022
When To Use a PCD (or Test Pack) | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "When To Use a PCD (or Test Pack)." To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https://educate.beyondclean.net
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The Real Dirty Data: Spotlight on Decontamination Scanning
04/11/2022
The Real Dirty Data: Spotlight on Decontamination Scanning
The decontamination area of Sterile Processing has a lot of nicknames: "Big D", "Decon", "The Wall", "The Hole," "The Dirty Side." Whatever your team calls it, one common theme seems to come up again and again -- this area is often filled with systemic scanning challenges. On this Episode 2 of Seaso
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The Role of Disinfectants for Point-Of-Use Instrument Care | Expert Series On-The-Go
04/09/2022
The Role of Disinfectants for Point-Of-Use Instrument Care | Expert Series On-The-Go
On this week's edition of the Beyond Clean Expert Series On-The-Go, tune in for the conversation entitled, "The Role of Disinfectants for Point-Of-Use Instrument Care." To hear more from this expert, follow us on Facebook and Linkedin, or subscribe to the Beyond Clean mailing list by visiting: https
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On Sticks & Stones: How to Rescue Your SPD from a Culture of Failure
04/07/2022
On Sticks & Stones: How to Rescue Your SPD from a Culture of Failure
In this CE approved release of Articles On-The-Go, listen in for insights around overcoming service failures in your Sterile Processing department: "In the world of Sterile Processing, you rarely get the opportunity to build your reputation or the reputation of your departments from scratch. And eve
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