Cleaning and disinfecting
Open the shipping carton and place the device and any accessories in a
2 Verify that the customer has included a Declaration of cleaning and
disinfection as required. If cleaning cannot be verified do not continue,
3 Remove device from plastic bag.
4 If a canister is present, place in the plastic bag for disposal in accordance
with facility protocols and/or local ordinances for disposal of potentially
infected or bio-hazardous materials.
5 Leave any other single-patient accessories, such as the carry-bag or
strap, within the plastic bag, & dispose of these in accordance with facility
protocols and/or local ordinances for disposal of potentially infected or
6 Check that the inlet port on the canister connection face, and the exhaust
port on the side of the device are free from obstructions, dust or foreign
Apply germicidal/antibacterial product to a cotton swab and clean both the
inlet port and the exhaust port.
8 Carefully clean all external surfaces of the device, power cord, power
supply, canister (if returned and usable) with germicidal/antibacterial
treated disposable wipes. Pay close attention to the areas closest to the
location of the canister. For stubborn or larger debris use a soft bristle
Do not immerse any part of the device in fluid or use an excessively
9 Use a second wipe to thoroughly clean all external surfaces.
10 Dry all surfaces with a disposable towel or soft cloth.
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