Task: Processing Instrument After Use


  • A pair of Utility gloves 
  • A bucket containing 5% chlorine solution  
  • Sponge 
  • Soap in a soap dish or liquid soap 
  • A receptacle to collect the cleaned instruement 
  • A veronica bucket containing warm or cool water or a standing  
  • A sink or bowled for used water 
  • Soft bristled scrubbing brush 
  • Towel for drying instrument


1. Immerse all used instruments in a plastic bucket of freshly prepared 1-10 parazone solution for at least 10 minutes.
2. Put on utility gloves and remove instruments from the parazone 1-10 after 10minutes.
3. Rinse the instrument in warm or cool water.
4. Scrubs instrument using a soft brush with liquid detergent pay attention to the crevices/serrated ends.
5. Rinse instrument thoroughly with clean water to remove all detergent
6. Boil for 20 minutes in a steriliser with a lid well covered. OR dries by air or clean with clean towel if to be sterilised (CSSD).

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