Safety

Endoscopes on top of health hazard list

OSHA Healthcare Connection, September 7, 2010

Flexible endoscopes have topped the list of the biggest health hazards, according to the ECRI Institute. Decontamination of this particular equipment requires a very specific multi-step process, and failure to adhere to any step could jeopardize patients, says ECRI.

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