Standards FAQs: Steam Sterilization–General

Standards FAQsCan AAMI staff talk with The Joint Commission on behalf of my facility?
No.

Where can I find information on sterilization for dental practices?
Please see ANSI/AAMI ST79:2017, Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities for more information.

Where can I find information on sterilization of eye equipment or TASS?
Please see ANSI/AAMI ST79:2017, Comprehensive guide to steam sterilization and sterility assurance in health care facilities for more information, Annex M.

Where can I find guidelines on endoscope processing?
Please see ANSI/AAMI ST91:2015: Flexible and Semi-Rigid Endoscope Processing in Health Care Facilities.


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