This course is for the nurse or technician in the GI setting who is responsible for ensuring that the cleaning and disinfection of endoscopes is done safely and effectively.The session will offer hands-on opportunity to practice the reprocessing steps.
The purpose of this course is to offer tools to:
- Encourage the use of SGNA endoscope cleaning standards and practices in their facilities.
- Utilize SGNA Standards and Guidelines to teach attendees how to clean and disinfect endoscopes.
- Review reprocessing procedure through hands-on practice.
March 5, 2016 - Conroe, Texas
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May 20 and May 21, 2016 - Seattle, WA
SGNA will offer two Train the Trainer sessions at the 43rd Annual Course in Seattle, WA. Registration for these sessions will be available in mid-late December 2015.
Member - $150
Non-member - $200
Participants in the course will earn 4.75 (4.25 GI-Specific) contact hours. Please contact Cassie Ehrhart at SGNA headquarters for more information.
SGNA is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.