Standards for Proper Wearing Apparel
The nature of the procedures performed at our organization does not necessitate the use of sterile technique. Sterile draping, gloving and technique is not used during endoscopic procedures and endoscopic instrument reprocessing. High level disinfection is used for endoscopic instrument reprocessing.
1. Clean, unsoiled clothing must be worn within the procedure room.
2. Personnel directly involved at at the procedure site will wear clean gloves, a clean gown and eye protection during the procedure.
3. In the interest of safety, sandals and permeable tennis shoes are not acceptable footwear at any time in the restricted area nor in the entire office as a whole.
Approved By Governing Board