# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Medical Assistant I Task 240723564

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Apply principles of medical asepsis.


Application should include
  • aseptic hand hygiene
  • sanitation
  • disinfection
  • sterilization.
From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Donning PPE: Put on Outer Gloves.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the principles of medical asepsis?
  • What is the single most important way to prevent infection in a medical setting? Why?
  • What is the difference between disinfection and sterilization?

Related Standards of Learning



The student will read, interpret, analyze, and evaluate a variety of nonfiction texts including employment documents and technical writing.
  1. Apply information from texts to clarify understanding of concepts.
  2. Read and correctly interpret an application for employment, workplace documents, or an application for college admission.
  3. Analyze technical writing for clarity.
  4. Paraphrase and synthesize ideas within and between texts.
  5. Draw conclusions and make inferences on explicit and implied information using textual support.
  6. Analyze multiple texts addressing the same topic to determine how authors reach similar or different conclusions.
  7. Analyze false premises, claims, counterclaims, and other evidence in persuasive writing.
  8. Recognize and analyze use of ambiguity, contradiction, paradox, irony, sarcasm, overstatement, and understatement in text.
  9. Generate and respond logically to literal, inferential, evaluative, synthesizing, and critical thinking questions about the text(s).

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