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CIP 2010

Detail for CIP Code 51.1012

Title: Sterile Processing Technology/Technician.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to clean, sterilize, and assemble surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies for use in operating rooms and other medical and surgical facilities. Includes instruction in sterilization; infection control; decontamination; and surgical instrumentation processing, distribution, and record-keeping.

Action: New

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2000 CIP 2010
Code Title Action Code Title
New 51.1012 Sterile Processing Technology/Technician.
Illustrative Examples
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