This page features documents of detailed manufacturer instructions for the routine care and maintenance of endoscopes and accessories. You can also find scope reprocessing “Cliffs Notes” instructions. Just click on the downward arrow to open the content in each section.
Other Toolkit Resources:
Disinfectant Log Reprocessing Error Process Checklist Champions Tools Outpatient Terminal Clean Additional Tools Infection Prevention Consortium Members
The following samples are for disinfection monitoring. Click on each link to download the template.
The following document isfor reporting a reprocessing error. Click on the link to download the template.
Reprocessing Error and Event Reporting
The following samples are for creating process checklists. Click on each link to download the template.
The following documents detail Infection Prevention in an outpatient setting. Click on each link to download.
The following information is regarding terminal cleaning of procedure rooms and prep recovery bays.
The following additional documents are developing proper processes. Click on each link to download the template.
American Academy of Ambulatory Care Nursing
American Board of Certification for Gastroenterology Nurses
American Gastroenterological Association
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
ASP/ Johnson & Johnson
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology
Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses
Certification Board for Sterile Processing & Distribution, Inc.
Custom Ultrasonics, Inc.
Fujifilm Medical Systems USA - Endoscopy Division
International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management
Olympus America, Inc.
PENTAX Medical Company
The Ruhof Corporation
Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA)
Veteran Affairs Medical Center