Re-Processing Medical Devices

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Report Code: HCP09444. December, 2009. Toronto, ON

ARTICLE I

Central Processing Department Yearly Core Competency Testing

Ann-Marie Assang
Manager, Central Processing
Toronto General Hospital, UHN

ARTICLE II

Health Technology Assessment Report: Reprocessing of Single-Use Medical Devices

Julie Polisena, MSc.
Research Officer, HTA Directorate
Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH)

ARTICLE III

Re-Processing Medical Devices: Improving Standards, Improving Patient Safety

Valerie Zellermeyer
Program Director, Perioperative Services
St. Michael’s Hospital

ARTICLE IV

CMDRT – The Certified Medical Device Reprocessing Technician Personnel Certification Program: The New Benchmark for Competency in the Reprocessing of Reusable Medical Devices

Miles Murphy
Product Manager, Personnel Certification
Canadian Standards Association

ARTICLE V

How to Treat Loaned/Leased Medical Devices: What Standards for Re-Processing Apply?

Lorna Coutoulas
Coordinator/Educator Sterile Processing Department
Southlake Regional Health Centre

ARTICLE VI

Fraser Health Sterile Processing Department’s Journey to ISO Registration

Sheila Konishi
Senior Director, Reprocessing Services and Surgical Supply Logistics
Fraser Health

ARTICLE VII

Monitoring Extended Sterilization Cycles

Linda Jakeman
Consultant
Capital Health

ARTICLE VIII

Best Practices and Challenges in Re-Processing European Instruments: A Manufacturers and Users Perspective

Ian Pequegnat
Manager
Steris Canada Inc.

Lorna Coutoulas
Coordinator/Educator Sterile Processing Department
Southlake Regional Health Centre

ARTICLE IX

Collaborating with Manufacturers to Improve Validation

Glen Frecker
Supervisor, Medical Engineering Surgical Support
Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network

Marilyn Mah
Manager, Central Processing Department
Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network

ARTICLE X

Why Do We Reprocess Single Use Medical Devices?

Bill McInerney
Co-ordinator, Sterile Processing Department
Victoria Hospital, London Health Sciences Centre

ARTICLE XI

Out of Chaos – Control: The LHSC Experience with Instrument Management Programming

Terry Robb
Corporate Manager, Sterile Processing
London Health Sciences Centre

ARTICLE XII

Managing Risk and Potential for Liability in Re-Processing

Mitra Nadjmi
Senior Risk Management Specialist
Healthcare Insurance Reciprocal of Canada (HIROC)

ARTICLE XIII

Improving Decision-Making, Communication and Collaboration about Sterilization Issues

Ann-Marie Assang
Manager, Central Processing
Toronto General Hospital, UHN

ARTICLE XIV

Honey, Shall We Order In??: When It Makes Sense to Re-Process and When It Doesn’t

Shawn Kenny
Manager, Sterile Processing Department
St. Joseph’s Healthcare, Hamilton

ARTICLE XV

Medical Device Processing: Contributions to Patient Care
A Case Study

Dr. Abdool Karim
Manager, Regional Processing Center
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre