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Derrick Bransby Published in Healthcare Purchasing News

3.27.2018

St. Onge Company's Derrick Bransby recently published an article about the upward trend in offsite sterile processing for Healthcare Purchasing News. The article, entitled "Is offsite sterile processing for me?," discusses why and how healthcare leaders are relocating sterile processing to offsite facilities. Derrick cites new laws and policies, and the potential for improved efficiency and quality as primary reasons. He warns, however, that care must be taken to ensure a proper solution is implemented, and lists eight important factors to consider before making the leap to offsite sterile processing.

Unfortunately, there is no easy answer; the case for offsite sterile processing is unique for each hospital and healthcare system. The best offsite sterile processing operations are engineered solutions—facilities sized and designed to meet the dynamic needs of the healthcare systems they serve.

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