Level up your staff and safety in the GI suite

Thursday, May 25th, 2023 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT 

Healthcare workers face many physical hazards and infectious disease risks in the GI suite. To mitigate these risks, healthcare organizations must ensure they have a strong fluid waste management system in place.

Key learnings:
  • Define the types of medical waste and how the GI space is specifically affected
  • Identify current practices, risks and potential hazards associated with fluid waste in GI
  • Discuss available practices and technology to prevent exposure to contaminated fluid waste splashes and spills
  • See the benefits of an effective and safe specimen capture program in GI



Carol Stevens - Daniel Gest

Carol Stevens, Endoscopy Nursing Leader

Clinical Specialist, Stryker

Carol Stevens is an accomplished nurse with over 35 years of experience in the GI field. Her work has included serving as director of nursing at an endoscopy center, nurse manager in a hospital endo unit for 13 years, clinical education consultant, clinical integration specialist, and clinical solutions manager. Her dedication to her profession has earned her many accolades, including being recognized as SGNA National President, Clinical Educational Consultant of the year, and SGNA GI Nurse of the year. Carol's expertise, passion, and leadership have made a significant impact on the nursing community and the patients she has served throughout her career.