Authorisation Services

The authorisation and audit of validation documents confirming the satisfactory testing of decontamination equipment should only be carried out by an qualified, registered Authorising Engineer (Decontamination) – AE(D).

AVM employ a number of registered (IHEEM) AE(D)s and has been providing authorisation services to hospitals, medical centres and pharmaceutical companies for many years. We are able to back up our authorising services with comprehensive consultancy in order to troubleshoot or advise on results and trends in terms of audited equipment.

AVM Services decontamination authorising services include:

  • Audits on validation documents on decontamination equipment such as washer-disinfectors, endoscope re-processors, porous load, unwrapped instrument, pharmacy, laboratory, hot air and gas sterilisers.
  • In-depth reports including trend analysis
  • Help and advice on corrective measures.
  • Audit of water / microbiological tests that have been received from an independent testing laboratory.
Authorising Services
Authorised Person (Decontamination) services

What happens after the completion of an authorisation audit?

Upon successful completion of our audit on your decontamination equipment, we’ll provide confirmation that all tests carried out were satisfactory/unsatisfactory, highlighting any areas of concern and/or recommendations.

Our decontamination authorisation activities are conducted strictly in accordance with current standards of UK regulatory authorities and our team of authorising engineers is registered with IHEEM.

AVM Services – Decontamination Specialists

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