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Proper dosing, utilization and verification for cleaning chemistries

Proper dosing, utilization and verification for cleaning chemistries

There are many best practices to consider when you are selecting and using your detergents or cleaning chemistries in the decontamination of sterile processing.
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Recognizing when devices & instruments should be cleaned in sterile processing

Recognizing when devices & instruments should be cleaned in sterile processing

Successful sterilization can only occur if primary steps are taken to clean the medical devices and surgical instruments.
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Unloading & Loading Techniques for your Sterilization Equipment

Unloading & Loading Techniques for your Sterilization Equipment

Successful sterilization loading, unloading and handling practices all contribute to safer outcomes for sterile processing professionals as well as the patients being taken care of.
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Incorporating Ergonomically Friendly Solutions in Healthcare

Incorporating Ergonomically Friendly Solutions in Healthcare

Take a look at how ergonomics are relevant to the world of medical device preparation for CSSD.
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How does your reprocessing team dry the devices they prepare?

How does your reprocessing team dry the devices they prepare?

It is important for all reprocessing departments to promote the drying of their devices, because this directly relates to inhibiting microbial growth, and the prevention of biofilm formation.
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Understanding  Wet Pack & Wet Load Investigations

Understanding Wet Pack & Wet Load Investigations

What does it mean to have a wet pack in your sterile processing department? Belimed will help you through the troubleshooting steps and investigation methods it requires to identify the source of a wet pack issue.
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Proper Lumen Cleaning & Verification

Proper Lumen Cleaning & Verification

Proper cleaning of lumens, crevices, channels and ports can be very time consuming and requires the use of proper cleaning tools such as delicate channel brushes or lumen flushing systems.
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Proper Tray Cooling & Handling Practices

Proper Tray Cooling & Handling Practices

Sterilized items should not be released for use until they have had the proper time to cool, in a dedicated area with minimum traffic and air flow. Each item should be inspected and verified by the reprocessing personnel before releasing back to the end user.
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Belimed Services and Solutions

Belimed Services and Solutions

Belimed Infection Control has a full range of services and solutions to help you design, equip, maintain, and manage your Central Sterile Services Department (CSSD).
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How Belimed Works With a CSSD

How Belimed Works With a CSSD

Belimed provides hospitals, off site processing facilities, and surgical centers with the products and solutions they need to ensure that their CSSD is operating successfully.
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Belimed Blueprint: Planning & Design Services

Belimed Blueprint: Planning & Design Services

Belimed's Planning and Design team of engineers aspires to fully understand each customer's needs, analyze the possibilities, and design the most efficient and safe sterile processing environment for your facility and staff.
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Belimed’s Steam Sterilization Equipment and Its Use

Belimed’s Steam Sterilization Equipment and Its Use

Selecting the right equipment is a crucial part of making an SPD as efficient as possible. The right steam sterilization equipment can provide an SPD with outstanding performance without the potentially high costs of maintenance.
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The Pros and Cons of an Offsite Reprocessing Center

The Pros and Cons of an Offsite Reprocessing Center

Belimed’s top priority is ensuring that a customer’s SPD is as effective and efficient as possible. We wholeheartedly endorse partnering with an experienced consultant to help you understand what’s in your best interest given your data, logistics, and goals.
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A Guide to Belimed’s Cleaning Solutions

A Guide to Belimed’s Cleaning Solutions

Consumables play an integral part in sterile processing. Even a small issue can shut an entire Sterile Processing Department (SPD) down. That’s why Belimed Protect® consumables reinforce our commitment to keeping sterile processing environments highly efficient and healthy.
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​​The Journey Towards a Smart CSSD

​​The Journey Towards a Smart CSSD

At Belimed we focus on the patient and their safety. We designed our new digital solution, SmartHub, to monitor the processes required for people and machines to deliver the highest possible quality and ensure the highest levels of efficiency in the CSSD.
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