Aesculap Academy Lecture and Workshop on Building Competencies in Managing Surgical Instruments Oct. 15 and Nov. 5, 2010

Operating Room Nurses Association of the Philippines, Inc. (ORNAP) and Aesculap Academy Philippines

Lecture and Workshop on Building Competencies in Managing Surgical Instruments

Target group: Peri-operative Nurses, CSSD, Clinical Instructors

Date:

  • October 15, 2010 and (tentative)
  • November 5, 2010 (tentative)

Place:
Aesculap Academy, JMT Building
ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City

Contents:
This seminar-workshop is developed to enhance knowledge and skills of participants in handling surgical instruments. More specifically, it intends to review current practices on the care and maintenance of surgical instruments; to provide updates on the different types of reprocessing of surgical instruments; and lastly, to provide recommendations on the proper care and maintenance of basic surgical instruments.

Course Outline:
I. People involved in the care and maintenance of surgical instruments
II. Factors affecting the life span of surgical instruments
III. The instruments cycle: Types of instrument disposal and cleaning process
IV. Visual checks
V. Function tests
VI. Types of sterilization process
VII. Packaging
VIII. Storage

Methodology:
A combination of lecture and workshop will be utilized.

Speaker(s):

  • Antonieta D. Palafox, RN, MAN Chief Nurse, Ospital ng Muntinlupa Sterile Processing Specialist, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Sterilgutversorgung (DGSV)
  • Jennifer C. Fernando Certified Aesculap Academy Trainer Sterile Processing Specialist, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Sterilgutversorgung (DGSV)

Registration fee: PhP 800 (includes kit, certificates lunch and snacks)

Maximum number of participants: 50

Endorsement: Operating Room Nurses Association of the Philippines, Inc. (ORNAP)

Note: Pre-registration/reservation is required.

For further information, contact the course organizer through:
Telephone number: (02) 633-7284
E-mail address: phil.cruz@bbraun.com

Please go to the Aesculap Academy Asia Pacific website for online registration.

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