Central Sterile Services Department

Central Sterile Services Department (CSSD) Objective and Functions

The Central Sterile Services Department (CSSD) is divided into 5 major areas: decontamination, assembly and processing, sterilizing, sterile storage, and distribution.  The objectives of central service include the following:  1) To provide inventoried supplies and equipment to customer areas.2) To promote better patient care by providing prompt and accurate service.3)…...