SOP on ENTRY, EXIT & GOWNING PROCEDURE IN MICROBIOLOGY TESTING AREA( Non- Sterile ).
OBJECTIVE :- The objective of this SOP is to give exact idea about the procedure for entry exit & gowning in Microbiology testing area.
SCOPE:- This SOP is applicable for the entry exit & gowning in microbiology testing area.
RESPONSIBILITY:- Microbiologist, Lab Assistant & Head Microbiology shall be responsible for effective implementation of the SOP.
PROCEDURE:- Procedure for entry into microbiological Laboratory and Exist – Procedure should contain Lay Out vise description i. e. Details Of Airlock Entry, Gowning, Footwear, Microbiological Testing Area, sterile powder free hand gloves. also exist procedure should be mention.
Precautions:-The person suffering from cough, cold and with wounds shall not enter microbiological testing Area. Ensure that both the doors of change rooms are not open at a time.
Using gown bag consisting head gear, gown, booties, hand gloves should be sterile.
If entering second or third time (or whenever) in the testing room, follow above same procedure for each time using separate gown bag (head gear, gown and booties).
Do not use discarded gown or hand gloves.
TRAINING: Training should be given as per Training SOP.