Central Sterile Supply Department
The CSSD at Noble Heart Hospital is responsible for dispensing sterile supply items daily for an average of 800 patients. The department comprises well-trained technicians, staff nurses, practical nurse and support personnel who work together to assure that patients receive the right and highest quality of sterilization care round the clock. The Central Sterile Supply Department in Rohtak centralizes the sterile processing activities in which reusable medical devices, surgical instruments are processed and issued for diagnostic/surgical procedures using professional expertise while maintaining consistently high standards of quality and efficiency.
The Department’s goal is to ensure optimal decontamination of all instruments and equipment received in CSSD to re-process, sterilize and replenish all sterile goods to all departments as per hospital policy.
Sterilization is done by the following methods:
- Moist heat sterilization (Autoclave).
- Ethylene oxide sterilization.
- Plasma sterilization.
- Sterilization of reusable medical devices
- Surgical instruments and equipment