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2.2-3.8.1 — 2.2-3.8.10 Reserved
*2.2-3.8.11 Clean Workroom or Work Area or Clean Supply Room or Area
A clean workroom or a clean supply room shall be provided. Provision of a clean work area or a clean supply area shall be permitted to meet this requirement.
A2.2-3.8.11 Clean supply area. In a small facility, a closet would be acceptable for this purpose.
2.2-3.8.11.1
Where this space is provided for preparing patient care items, the clean workroom or clean work area shall meet the requirements in Section 2.1-3.8.11.2 (Clean workroom).
2.2-3.8.11.2
Where this space is provided only for storage and holding as part of a system for distribution of clean supplies, the clean supply room or clean supply area shall meet the requirements in Section 2.1-3.8.11.3 (Clean supply room).
2.2-3.8.11.3
A clean workroom shall be permitted to be shared with other clinical services in the same building.
2.2-3.8.12 Soiled Holding Room
A soiled holding room that meets the requirements in Section 2.1-3.8.12.3 (Soiled holding room) shall be provided.
*2.2-3.8.13 Equipment and Supply Storage
Storage for equipment and supplies shall be provided.
A2.2-3.8.13 Operational needs and work flows should be considered in sizing and locating storage rooms or areas.

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