Unoccupied Discharge or Transfer Room (1.5 hours)

  • Perform discharge cleaning.
  • Determine the right cleaning solutions, tools, and techniques for different patient settings and surfaces.
  • Explain how to clean a standard bed.
  • Explain how to handle clean and dirty linen.
  • Make the bed according to facility standards.
  • Recognize technician’s critical role in infection prevention and control as a part of the patient care team.
  • Properly don and doff personal protective equipment.
  • Summarize how to stay safe as an environmental services technician.
  • Discuss how to keep patients safe.
  • Offer good customer service to patients and staff.
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior at all times and report unethical behavior.