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.