Healthcare Purchasing News recently published an article about the pros and cons of on-site and off-site sterilization. To get an answer, they asked top industry experts for their opinions on the matter. One such expert was St. Onge Company’s Ashe Crowe, and she emphasized the importance of preparation and communication.
“My biggest piece of advice is to consider the pre-work and preparation involved,” said Ash Crowe, MHA, Project Manager, St. Onge Company. “Going off-site is a huge culture shift that requires good communication, standard practices and collaboration between sterile processing and operating room (OR) leadership. Any cracks in communication or processes that exist now will become much bigger issues if not addressed prior to going off-site.”
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