1126.96.36.199 Soiled Workroom or Soiled Holding Room
Soiled workroom or soiled holding room shall be provided and contain:
- Handwashing fixture
- Work counter
- Storage cabinets
- A designated area for waste receptacle(s)
- A designated area for soiled linen receptacle(s)
If the clinic includes a central sterile supply that complies with Section 1224.22 and the soiled holding room is used only for temporary holding of soiled materials, the clinic sink and work counter may be omitted. Where rooms are used for temporary holding of materials, provisions shall be made for separate collection, storage, and disposal of soiled materials. Soiled and clean utility rooms or holding rooms shall be separated and have no direct connection.