The NSW Healthcare Associated Infections (HAI) Steering Committee has invited the APHA to nominate a representative to the Sterilization Services Working Party (SSWP). This sub-committee is tasked to:
- Advise on, and develop standards to support, processes relating to the reprocessing of reusable medical and surgical instruments and equipment in NSW public healthcare facilities
- Advise on incidents involving reprocessing of reusable medical and surgical instruments and equipment, and sterilizing services in NSW public healthcare facilities.
The ideal candidate would have experience working in the sterilizing services department of a NSW private health facility.
Nominations should be sent to Lucy Cheetham at APHA.