Flashcards in CH 9 INFECTION CONTROL Deck (67)
Factors affect habitability?
Any animal capable of transmitting pathogens or producing human or animal discomfort or injury?
A snake that adversely affects military personnel is considered a?
Naval Supply Pub 486
Food Service Management
Requirements for food service training are addressed in what instruction?
(rice chat, chat about making rice)
Food Service Sanitation Inspection?
NAVMED form 6240/1
(Inspect Jan rice)
Minimum immz standards are set by?
Department of Health and Human Services (HSS)
Immunizations and Chemoprophylaxis
Disease that may be transmitted from a carrier to a susceptible host?
Invades a host, multiplies and releases toxin?
Control of communicable diseases manual
Instructions for reporting communicable diseases?
Untreated sewage may not be discharged within how many nautical miles of shore?
Infection Control Officers (ICO) are appointed how?
In writing by COs or OICs
The state of being free of pathogenic organisms?
Number of microorganisms contaminating an object (bioloload or microbial load)
Test that checks for air leaks in prevaacuum sterilizer?
Bowie-Dick Type Test
Inhibits most viruses/bacteria, does not kill all spores?
Dental items are classified how?
Critical, semi-critical, non-critical
Critical items must be?
Semi-critical items requires what level of disinfection?
Non-critical items require what level of disinfection?
Destroy or prevent growth of disease carrying microorganisms?
Secondary to Pt's original condition, unrelated to primary diagnosis?
Steam heat under pressure to kill all micro-organisms
Saturated Steam Sterilization
Free from all living micro-organisms?
Destroys all micro-organisms
Steam displaces via gravity?
Gravity Displacement Type Sterilizer
Relies on one or more pressure and vacuum evolutions at the beginning or end of the cycle?
Prevacuum Type Sterilizer