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Hyperventilating Through the Pandemic, Don’t Get a Brown Bag…Know Your IFUs and the Importance of EUAs

August 27, 2020

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This 60-minute webinar features Sharon Greene-Golden, Manager, Sterile Processing at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center. Managing our way as sterile processors through a pandemic has been stressful. We need to remember our basics from the importance of Instructions for Use to Compliance. We are an instrumental part to our facilities reopening for elective surgeries, keeping ourselves, our patients and facility personnel safe and healthy. Join Sharon as she reviews the things patients are depending on you to do correctly every single day.

Certification: Eligible for one (1) continuing education (CE) hour by The Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD), Approval Code: 2149KSWCOR20.

About the Presenter:​ Sharon Greene-Golden, BA, CRCST, CER, SME, FCS, Manager, Sterile Processing at Adventist HealthCare Shady Grove Medical Center. Sharon has extensive experience in healthcare, beginning as a Labor and Delivery Technician and then an Operating Room technician before transitioning to sterile processing and inventory management and serving as a CSD Manager. Sharon’s a consultant regarding sterilization processes at facilities across the U.S. and abroad and she’s participated in multiple volunteer missions to Bangladesh to treat indigent patients. Sharon is Past President of IAHCSSM and attended Southern New Hampshire University, BA , and has Fellowship Status at the International Association of Central Sterile Processing Management.

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