Saunders Clinical Skills for Medical Assistants

1st Edition

Disk One: Asepsis, Infection Control and Sanitization

Editor:

    • Print ISBN 9781416024262

    Key Features

    • The videos can be played on a television equipped with a DVD player, or on a computer with a DVD drive.
    • Specific segments or entire videos can be paused or replayed as many times as needed for comprehension.
    • Each video begins with an Overview that introduces the skill, its goal, and how it is used in the clinical setting.
    • The videos outline key components for performing each skill, such as necessary equipment, OSHA standard precautions, and special patient population considerations.
    • Skill Variations show alternate methods for performing common skills techniques in the clinical setting.
    • Each video discusses the necessary and appropriate documentation procedure for the skill.
    • What If interviews feature medical assistants discussing specific practice scenarios, encouraging users to consider what they would do in a similar situation.
    • Interactive onscreen review questions at the end of each video reinforce key concepts and allow users to gauge understanding.
    • Spanish subtitles provide access to written translations of all video content.

    Table of Contents

    DVD ONE: ASEPSIS, INFECTION CONTROL AND STERILIZATION
    9 skills/13 videos Approx. running time: 65 minutes

    Section 1: Asepsis
    1.1.1 Personal Protective Equipment
    1.1.2 Medical Aseptic Hand Wash
    1.1.3 Applying Alcohol-Based Hand Rub
    1.1.4 Applying and Removing Disposable Gloves
    1.1.5 Disposal of Biohazard Waste

    Section 2: Sanitization, Sterilization, Disinfection
    1.2.1 Cleaning and Disinfecting Contaminated Surfaces (Variation: Large Spill)
    1.2.2 Sanitizing Contaminated Instruments
    1.2.3 Wrapping Instruments
    Procedure A: Wrapping an Instrument Using Blue Wrap
    Procedure B: Wrapping a Pack Used for Minor Surgery
    Variation: Wrapping Using a Plastic Sterilization Pouch
    1.2.4 Sterilizing Instruments in the Autoclave
    Variation: Manual Autoclave

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2007
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416024262