This recommended practice covers steam sterilization in health care facilities. The
recommendations are intended to promote sterility assurance and to guide health care
personnel in the proper use of processing equipment. Included within the ...
ambulatory care facilities, cleaning, continuous quality improvement, decontamination, dental office, immediate-use steam sterilization (IUSS), moist heat sterilization, packaging, quality control, quality system, saturated steam, sterile storage, sterilization containers, surgical instruments, table-top sterilizers