Modern Healthcare: Medical-Device Reprocessing Saved Providers $470 Million Last Year

Modern Healthcare: Medical-Device Reprocessing Saved Providers $470 Million Last Year

Reprocessing medical devices originally labeled for single use saved hospitals and surgery centers nearly $500 million in 2018, according to survey findings released by an industry trade group Monday.
For hospitals, reprocessing a device after patient use typically involves sending it to a third-party reprocessor, which cleans, sterilizes and repackages the device. Hospitals reprocess a range of single-use devices, ranging from non-invasive items like blood pressure cuffs to invasive surgical instruments…

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