Updated Government Guidelines on Decontamination of surgical instruments (HTM 01-01) released

The U.K. government issued updated guidelines for the decontamination of surgical instruments on the 8th July 2016.

HTM 01-01 provides guidance about the management and decontamination of reusable surgical instruments and medical devices used in acute care.

Please click here to see the link to the department of health https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/management-and-decontamination-of-surgical-instruments-used-in-acute-care#history