Patient Safety Tool: Environmental Cleaning Evaluation Worksheet From CDC

July 15, 2011 | Print  |

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has created a free, downloadable environmental cleaning evaluation worksheet.

 

The two-page worksheet has the user record results of evaluation for each surface on the checklist for every room monitored.

 

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The percentage of individual surfaces cleaned is automatically calculated in the second sheet of the worksheet.

 

The worksheet can be used effectively with a CDC-developed environmental checklist for monitor terminal cleaning.

 

Download the evaluation worksheet (xls) for adaptation and use in your facility.

 

Note: View our database providing 85-plus reports that link to free, downloadable and adaptable tools for use in surgery centers, hospitals and other organizations by clicking here.

 

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