Endoscope Reprocessing at #5 on ECRI 2019 Top 10 Hazards

Endoscope reprocessing a familiar topic with 11th appearance on hazards list

The ECRI Institute published its 2019 Top 10 Health Technology Hazards list and report, once again recognizing the widespread concern regarding reprocessing of flexible endoscopes and the implications for patient care and safety. Of the concerns noted by ECRI, Case Medical has particular familiarity with topics related to cleaning and transportation.

We have compiled some best practices related to endoscope pre-cleaning and endoscope transport, including product solutions developed by Case Medical to help sterile processing departments address these reprocessing challenges.
Download Addressing Challenges of Endoscope Reprocessing.

 

ECRI 2019 Top 10 Health Hazards Report
To read more about the ECRI Institute published its 2019 Top 10 Health Technology Hazards, visit www.ecri.org/2019hazards.