Dental

Mesa’s mail-in spore testing (MIST) makes it easy to maintain regulatory compliance for sterilizer monitoring. Meet CDC, ADA, and all board recommendations.

  • When we receive your test strips, they will be processed promptly, and the results will be posted to your compliance dashboard as soon as incubation is complete.
  • When using our mail-in spore testing program, we offer an online dashboard to help insure compliance to your state regulatory body.
  • The easy to access online portal enables you to quickly retrieve results on one or multiple sterilizers from a single office or larger group.
  • Your data is stored for 3+ years in our secure database.
  • All tests are processed at an ISO 13485 certified facility.
  • Ask about our Auto-renewal program.
  • Dental practitioners may choose to test in office and use Mesa self-contained biological indicators and incubators.
  • Chemical indicators can also be used as part of and enhanced infection control program.
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Veterinary

Mesa Labs a part of AAHA Member Values Program.

The American Animal Hospital Association is the accrediting body for companion animal hospitals in the United States and Canada. Mesa Labs has partnered with AAHA as a provider in their Member Values Program to offer discounts on our mail-in spore testing services. For further details, please call 1-800-289-7786.

  • See all results on your personal compliance dashboard
  • Ask about our Auto-renewal program
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Body Art

For decades Body Art professionals have trusted Mesa Labs for their sterilization needs.

Mesa Labs Mail In Spore Testing Program will help you maintain regulatory compliance and client safety.

Mesa Labs mail-in spore testing service includes:

  • Prompt notifications on all failed tests
  • Emailed test results upon completion in our laboratory
  • Secure access to test results online
  • 24 hour incubation of steam tests
  • Gram staining verification on all failed tests
  • A control strip that accompanies each test strip
  • Certificate of participation
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Click the button below to see your state dental sterilization regulations.

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  • CDC Guidelines
    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Summary of Infection Prevention Practices in Dental Settings:  Basic Expectations for Safe Care and Companion Checklist is a new document (released in March 2016) that includes several new recommendations and provides an assessment checklist to evaluate staff compliance. (This summary and checklist does not replace 2003 guidelines, see pp. 14-15 for sterilizer monitoring guidelines)
  • ADA Infection Control Guidelines
    The American Dental Association is the nation’s largest dental association and is the leading source of oral health related information for dentists and their patients. The ADA is committed to its members and to the improvement of oral health for the public.

Program details:

  • Testing services are delivered to your office per your chosen interval.
  • Adjust your own auto-renewal dates and set shipment frequency.
  • Automatic notifications are set to alert you if you are going to run out of tests prior to your renewal date.
  • Save time and ordering hassles by processing payments automatically.
  • Cancel future shipments at any time.

Next steps:

Mail-in spore testing makes it easy to maintain regulatory compliance.

  • When using mail-in spore testing, or MIST, we offer an online dashboard to help insure compliance to your state regulatory body for weekly, monthly or annual audits.
  • The easy to access online portal enable you to quickly retrieve results on one or multiple sterilizers from a single office or larger group.
  • Your data is stored for 3+ years in our secure database.
  • All test kits are processed within an ISO 13485 certified quality management system.

1-800-289-7786

sporetesting@mesalabs.com