MEDICAL DEVICES REPROCESSING

The medical devices reprocessing department is in charge of the disinfection and sterilization of reusable medical devices for the Blind River District Health as well as Matthews Memorial and Thessalon sites. Two part time employees are present at the BRDHC Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 am – 1 pm to maintain a clean environment in which health professionals work. Our department is important for the fight against germs that lead to the spread of illnesses around the health centre.  Our department is shared with materials management as well as services provided to the foot clinic.