ENDOSCOPE DISINFECTION GUIDE VISERA™ PEF-V Transnasal Esophagovideoscope Refer to companion ENDOSCOPE CLEANING GUIDE for cleaning information HIGH-LEVEL DISINFECTION Injection Tube Channel Plug Fill basin with disinfectant. Attach channel plug and injection tube to previously cleaned endoscope. Immerse completely in disinfectant solution. While the endoscope is immersed, disconnect cleaning accessories and use a clean lint-free cloth to wipe away any bubbles clinging to external surfaces. Use syringe to completely fill air, water and suction channels with disinfectant solution. RINSING 5 4 Soak all equipment according to the disinfectant manufacturer's recommended time and temperature. Use a timer to measure exact contact time. 6 Connect channel plug and injection tube. Inject air to remove disinfectant from air, water and suction channels. Remove endoscope from disinfectant. CAUTION: Follow disinfectant manufacturer's rinsing instructions. Disconnect channel plug and injection tube. Immerse endoscope and detached parts in water. Thoroughly rinse all external surfaces. DRYING 8 7 9 Alcohol TRANSPORTATION 10 Use syringe to flush 70% alcohol through air, water & suction channels. Inject air to remove retained alcohol. IMP ORT ANT • Use a compatible disinfectant. Test for proper concentration per manufacturer's instructions. • Autoclave all autoclavable accessories. • Store endoscope hanging Disconnect all accessories from the endoscope. Dry endoscope and accessories with an alcoholmoistened cloth. Make sure equipment is completely dry prior to storage. vertically with valves and caps removed, and with angulation lock in a “free” position. Hold all parts of the endoscope when carrying. Do not let the ends of the endoscope swing freely. Clean endoscope meticulously prior to disinfection. 2003 Olympus America, Inc. / Printed in USA - 08/03/ PWC-100002 Remove endoscope from rinse water. Use syringe to inject air through air, water and suction channels, expelling the rinse water. c Connect channel plug and injection tube to endoscope. Use a syringe to flush water through air, water and suction channels.