Infection controls and universal precautions protect clients and staff alike. Everyone benefits from rigorous infection control. Our team follows procedures recommended by several federal agencies: the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). These measures include:
- Disinfectant hand soap
- Gloves,masks, protective clothing, eye wear
- Chemical disinfection of countertops and surfaces
- Sterilization of all equipment before every use
- Disposable materials
- We use an autoclave, a device that kills bacteria and viruses by steam, heat and pressure.