Personal protective equipment is vital in an age where aggressive MRSA and other dangerous pathogens present a problem in virtually all areas of hospitals and medical practices. In the CSSD, in particular, the use of high-quality protective equipment must be ensured, since many of the instruments to be reprocessed pose a risk not only from contamination but also because they are sharp or pointed.
- Disposable gowns made from a range of materials are ideal for use in wet areas
- Gloves made of nitrile, latex etc., but also a range of heat-protective gloves for removing hot sterile goods from washer-disinfectors and autoclaves
- Protective face shields ranging from simple safety goggles through to mouth protection with integrated visor for enhanced safety
- Other personal protective equipment such as ear protectors and surgical shoe covers which guarantee maximum comfort