Lin Lochead

Lin Lochead

Sterilisation & Infection Control Consultant


Medical Handbook


Product Description

Infection Control Procedures, and Standards for Office-based practices.

AS/NZS4815:2006 in simple language

Written in plain English and are intended to act as a quick reference for the day-to-day activities carried out in all surgeries/facilities. All of the information contained within these handbooks is based on AS/NZS4815:2006

Topics covered include:

  • Work Flow principles
  • Cleaning/Cleaning Agents
  • Thermal and Chemical Disinfection
  • Packaging methods and materials
  • Operation of a Steriliser
  • Disinfection and sterilisation of surgical instruments
  • Validation & Monitoring the Process
  • Documentation
  • Storage and Shelf life
  • Policies and procedures