In this epidode, Kevin and Adam speak to Marjorie Wall and Joseph Avila, both Directors at Memorial Hermann Health System in Texas. Don’t miss this essential talk on the importance of “psychological safety” in the sterile processing department, and how Marjorie and Joseph used it to create a multidisciplinary team that accomplished amazing things! Bonus, learn how partnering with a local school can give you a pipeline of educated sterile processing technicians. No more travelers needed!
In this episode, Jahan Azizi outlines the common safety hazards that we see in sterile processing departments each day, and the reasons behind why departments don’t (or can’t) prioritize the safety of its employees.
Do you ever wonder what consultants see when they go into hospitals across the country? Well, we can tell you from experience that it’s not always pretty. In this episode of the Ask the Educator Podcast, Kevin Anderson is on the other side of the microphone for the first time as a guest on his own podcast, along with fellow educators, Malinda Elammari & Seth Hendee, as they recount their recent Healthmark webinar entitled “Horror Stories from the Field”.
Learn what mistakes hospitals are consistently making, and what tools and strategies you can use to avoid those mistakes!
This one is jam-packed with valuable data from some of the industry’s brightest minds!
In this episode, Kevin & Adam speak with Cheron Rojo, who will be recapping his most recent International Webinar presentation on insulation testing. Learn how Cheron’s personal story inspired his research and what the data tells us about whether sterile processing professionals are following the standards on insulation testing!
In this episode of the Ask The Educator Podcast, we interview Etay Gafni about Layerjot’s new project: the Surgical Instrument Database, or S.I.D. for short. What is SID? How can Sterile Processing Technicians utilize it to identify our surgical instrumentation?
Don’t miss this episode about an exciting emerging technology that you can start using immediately in your own department!
For more information about SID, or to start using the database, go to: https://www.layerjot.com/
Malinda Elammari and Kevin Anderson continue their discussion on common peel pouch problems that are found in SPD departments.
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