TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - SteriPro Canada has reached an agreement with Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation hospital to manage the hospital's Sterile Processing Services. SteriPro Canada specializes in the sterilization of reusable medical devices and will provide Holland Bloorview with services from its state of the art Mississauga facility.
Holland Bloorview joins Women's College, Humber River Hospital and Trillium Health Partners (formerly Trillium Health Centre and Credit Valley Hospital) as one of the first hospitals to take advantage of SteriPro's facilities and services to further enhance patient care and safety. Additionally, SteriPro is providing services to community health partners (including district health units, general practitioners and surgical centres) throughout Ontario.
"Our partnership with SteriPro is a prime example of Holland Bloorview's commitment to continuous quality improvement." Tanya Wishloff-Hunt, Dental Operations Manager.
"This agreement with SteriPro provides a number of significant benefits. Reprocessing of our equipment is a critical component of patient safety and this partnership ensures that we will maintain the highest level of quality for the reprocessing our reusable medical equipment." Nick Joachimides, Manager of patient safety.
"This decision to partner with SteriPro's also allows us to use their efficient instrument tracking system and they will provide us with records and quality measures specific to sterilization and reprocessing of our reusable medical equipment." Shawna Wade, Senior Director of Inpatient Rehab and CCC
"SteriPro is proud to partner with Holland Bloorview, a recognized global leader in providing innovative rehabilitation services to children in Toronto and from across Canada. Our partnership allows the hospital to focus on providing excellent patient care, with SteriPro's sole focus being reprocessing and sterilization" Lynne Trott, Executive Vice President, SteriPro Canada
SteriPro is Canada's first and only third party re-processor of reusable surgical instrumentation and medical devices. As a subsidiary of Dalkia Canada, SteriPro is aligned with Dalkia's goals of providing responsible, efficient, environmentally and financially sustainable solutions to its partners. SteriPro offers hospitals and community healthcare providers off-site reprocessing and sterilization solutions, advisory services, and contingency services. SteriPro has received ISO 9001 certification and its large central facility in Mississauga and all of its processes meet or exceed all Canadian requirements and comply with Accreditation Canada quality standards..
SOURCE SteriPro Canada LP