Endoscope Decontamination Unit

SDA were appointed by Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust to undertake the design of services to facilitate the installation of new washer/disinfector units in the Sterile Services Department at Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

The main purpose of the project was to remodel the existing departments into a new Endoscopy Decontamination Unit, comprising a new Clean and Dirty side, a new Gowning/Interchange Room, new Clean Side Lobby and new Dirty Side Lobby together with new Cleaners Rooms in both the clean and dirty sides. The Clean side is a class 8 clean room with its own dedicated air handling unit. The Dirty Side also has its own dedicated air handling unit. An integral part of the project was the installation of 6 new pass through washer disinfectors.