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Ref # 1169-1

August 2, 2015

Sterile Processing Tech Positions

About us:

MGA Healthcare is a staffing agency that is committed to supplying quality healthcare professionals to leading hospital facilities in Los Angeles and Orange counties. We are contracted with over 70 hospitals that turn to us to fill SPD needs and vacancies.

Job Summary:

40 hours per week
Weekly Pay
Day, Afternoon, and Night shift positions available

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure and execute proper decontamination and sterilization of equipment, instruments and supplies according to procedures
  • Experience in running/reading/recording the daily QC Test, Bowie Dick Test, Super Rapid Readout, Steam biological, and Sterrad biological
  • Independently run steam and sterrad sterilizers
  • Loner/Consignment instrumentation processes

Qualifications:

  • High school or college diploma
  • 1 year of paid acute care hospital experience
  • Valid AHA BLS
  • Resume and two professional references

Job Summary:

Cleans, inspects, assembles and sterilizes instruments

Contact:

Logan Frank
Gardena, CA 90248
Phone Number: 310-404-0160
Fax Number: 310-324-5928
Job Email: lfrank@mgahealthcare.com


Ref # 1168-1

August 2, 2015

PREZIO Health

Education Account Manager - Rochester, MN

About the Company

PREZIO Health™ is a comprehensive medical instrument repair and management company dedicated to providing operating room workflow solutions to hospitals and healthcare providers across the United States. PREZIO Health™ offers a new level of precision management for vital healthcare equipment assets, including endoscopic and surgical instruments to help ensure uninterrupted workflow and quality patient care.

The Education Account Manager (EAM) provides oversight to the development, direction and coordination of all clinical education activities of Prezio Health.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities
  • Perform on-boarding assessment process utilizing electronic assessment capabilities for all assigned new accounts
  • Actively monitor trends within account repair activity related to serialized and stainless instruments.
  • Identify upward repair trends and respond with appropriate targeted education activity as necessary.
  • Act as account liaison within assigned territory for all education activity requests and deliver proposals for additional education partnerships
  • Utilize previous customer service experience to address customer concerns regarding education programs
  • Administer the clinical education program in accordance with the overall objectives of the organization
  • Accountable for the financial goals pertaining to the account and the education department
  • Maintain active membership in organizations with the purpose of achieving an integration of education programs with the general and specialty needs of PREZIO Health technical staff, and customer’s professional clinical teams
  • Design appropriate educational activities and content  that are consistent  with the organization’s scope and nature
  • Monitor programs for compliance with nationally accepted accreditation standards and requirements.
  • For continuing medical education activities, the EAM implements programs in concert with the professional certification requirements of national certification boards
  • Administer the educational needs of PREZIO Health staff members at the direction of the DCE and coordinate educational efforts with the program directors in various departments
  • Maintain knowledge about developments in the field of education that may be used to advance goals and objectives, including new techniques, materials, and training programs
  • Possess strong presentation development skills using software such as PowerPoint, Prezi and Storyline
  • Interact with upper management for updates on education program progress
  • Participate in new technical staff training and assesses their progress based on business unit service standards
  • Mentor new clinical education staff and orient to PREZIO Health education programs
  • Administer and monitor online certification preparatory course activity through utilization of the Moodle platform
  • Record video lectures for use in online courses as needed

Education and/or Experience

Required:

  • IAHCSMM or CBSPD certified
  • Strong presentation development and delivery skills
  • Working knowledge of sterile processing best practice
  • Superior customer service and recovery skills
  • Strong Microsoft Office Suite skills, including PowerPoint

Preferred:

  • Associates degree in business management or healthcare related curriculum
  • 5+ years’ experience as a Field Trainer, Clinical Education.
  • Proficiency in using a Learning Management System (LMS), Storyline, Moodle and screencast software

Contact:

Carl Parkins
Phone Number: 248-268-2458
Job Email: carl.parkins@preziohealth.com


Ref # 1167-1

July 28, 2015

Central Sterile Processing Manager
Hershey, PA

ABOUT US:

The Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to enhancing the quality of life through improved health, the professional preparation of those who will serve the health needs of others, and the discovery of knowledge that will benefit all. The Medical Center is a 551-bed Level I regional trauma center. As Central Pennsylvania’s only academic medical center and home to Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital and Penn State College of Medicine, we are looked to as a resource for the most complex adult and pediatric cases. We have earned ANCC Magnet Recognition, which confirms our commitment to provide a professional environment that supports staff development and quality patient care.

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for the management and operations of the Central Sterile Processing Department which provides decontamination and sterilization services to the hospital and clinics. The department supports 34 operating rooms across all major surgical sub-specialties.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or equivalency, plus 2 years of Central Processing experience
  • 1 year of Central Sterile Processing experience in a supervisory or management capacity

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Sterile Processing Manager Certification
  • Experience in Lean or Six Sigma process improvement

SALARY RANGE:

  • $75,900 - $113,900 (based on experience)
  • Relocation available to those who qualify

To APPLY:
Complete an online application by visiting www.pennstatehershey.org/employment

The Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


Ref # 1166-1

July 28, 2015

Central Sterile Technician II
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas has an excellent opportunity for a conscientious Central Sterile Technician II interested in a rewarding career. Are you highly motivated, energetic and results driven? This is your chance to be part of an amazing team at a nationally recognized and dynamic academic medical center where education, research and great medical care come together.

$1,000 sign-on bonus (paid after 1 year of employment) & highly competitive new pay scale!

Responsibilities
  • Ensure and execute proper decontamination and sterilization of equipment, instruments and supplies according to procedures, as well as to ensure proper functioning.
  • Select and use packaging and container systems for sterilization and aseptic presentation, and properly label each with accurate information and initial.
  • Load, operate and unload ultrasonic washer and washer sterilizer.
  • Set correct cycle parameters and utilize correct chemical process indicators per steam, sterrad, gas or steris sterilization. Inspect and clean steam sterilizers on routine basis.
  • Perform correct biological monitoring and testing per sterilization.
  • Maintain thorough and accurate documentation and record keeping by maintaining permanent records and test results.
  • Recognize positive biological monitoring test results and immediately re-challenge sterilizer; communicate positive test results to healthcare team and declare method of sterilization unsafe for use.
  • Perform daily Bowie-Dick testing of prevacuum sterilizers and diagnostic testing on steris machine prior to use each day.
  • Issue instruments, supplies and equipment; participate in unit-based performance improvement activities.
  • Serve as a subject matter resource and preceptor to new staff.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma
  • Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician Certification
  • Must have experience handling and distributing medical and surgical instruments and equipment
  • Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) preferred
  • Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician (CSPDT) preferred

Company Overview
UT Southwestern is one of the world’s leading academic medical centers, with 11 specialties earning national recognition from U.S. News & World Report for 2014–15. Located at the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, UT Southwestern offers a stimulating, accessible work environment, competitive salaries and excellent benefits. We are the future of medicine, today.

UT Southwestern is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Response Information
Apply online at jobs.UTSouthwestern.edu


Ref # 1165-1

July 23, 2015

Great River Medical Center

Associate- Surgical Supply & Processing

Are you currently a Sterile Processing Tech and/or looking into certification?  If so, we have a great opportunity and facility for you to work in and learn.  Great River Medical Center is currently seeking an Associate to join our Surgical Supply and Processing team.

Shift/ Hours:
64 hours per two week pay period
Evening shift, 1430-2300

Wages/ Benefits:
  • $11.07/ hour base wage (non-certified), $12.49/hour base wage (certified)
  • Shift Differentials~ evenings $1.40/ hour, nights $1.60/ hour
  • Weekend Differential~ $1.00 (plus evening or night if applicable)
  • Full benefits including medical, dental and vision
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) plan, earn up to 25 days in your first year
  • Free on-site wellness center membership for employees

Job Summary:
Cleans, inspects, assembles, and sterilizes instruments and linen packs for customers.  Distributes sterile packs and sterile trays to hospital customers, and supplies to the Operating Rooms. 

Desired qualifications:
High school diploma or GED, preferred
Completion of a surgical tech course of study preferred
Successful completion of Sterile Processing Technician National Exam within 1 year of eligibility   
Prefer one (1) year experience in a materials-related field with knowledge of supply distribution, especially in a clinical setting
One (1) year in instrument processing field preferred
Computer skills preferred

If you are interested apply online at www.greatrivermedical.org/careers for job opening 2568-217.


Ref # 1164-1

July 21, 2015

Job Title: Sterile Processing Tech / Sterile Processor / SP Tech- Full Time
Company Name: Texas Health Resources
Location: Dallas - Ft. Worth area locations, Texas, United States

Our Commitment Begins with you!  You have a unique capacity to truly care. You see a person, not a patient.  You possess the ability to combine experience, knowledge and skill with heart.

Texas Health Resources, a 2015 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®”, A 2014 Becker's Healthcare’s "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" and 2015 Healthiest Employer in North Texas by Dallas Business Journal,  is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States.   We have a total of 4,100 licensed hospital beds, employ more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 2,100 employees of consolidated joint ventures, and count more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.  At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career through our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

Texas Health Resources is in search of Sterile Processing Techs to join our growing OR and Surgery Teams at select facilities in the Greater Dallas – Ft. Worth area.

Texas Health Denton:

  • A 255-bed, full-service hospital that has served North Texas and southern Oklahoma since 1987, located 45 miles northwest of downtown Dallas and 40 miles northeast of downtown Fort Worth, is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, a Joint Commission accredited Primary Stroke Center and a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence
  • Full Time / 40 hours per week
  • Qualifications include: High School Graduate or G.E.D., 1 (one) year experience and certification preferred but not required

Texas Health Ft. Worth:

  • A 726-bed, Magnet-designated regional referral center that has served the residents of Tarrant County and surroundings communities since 1930, located in downtown Ft. Worth,  is designated as a Cycle III Chest Pain Center from the Society of Chest Pain Centers for Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI), an Acute Heart Failure Center and a Level II Trauma Center by the Texas Department of Health; named "Best Place to Have a Baby" by Fort Worth Child magazine and Becker's Hospital Review's list of "100 Hospitals and Health Systems With Great Oncology Programs”
  • Magnet hospital sees an average of 17,400 cases yearly with a 26 suite state-of-the-art unit performing high-tech, high acuity procedures in all aspects of surgery in the main OR  and Outpatient Surgery Center that offers 5 surgical suites
  • Full Time / 40 (weekday position) or 36 hours (weekend position)
  • Qualifications include: High School Graduate or G.E.D., Certified Sterile Processing Tech (CBSPD or ISAHCSMM and CBSPD) and 1 (one) year of hospital assembly and sterilization of surgical instrument is strongly preferred

Texas Health Plano:

  • A 366-bed, Magnet-designated hospital and recognized clinical leader, providing technologically advanced care to Plano, Frisco and surrounding communities; An advanced Scoliosis and Spine Tumor Center, Designated as a da Vinci General Surgery Epicenter, a Level III trauma center, a designated Cycle III Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, hip and knee Center of Excellence and certified Primary Stroke Center
  • Just opened an additional 5 new operating rooms, bringing Texas Health Plano’s total to 19, which included a redesigned central sterile area to increase efficiency and workflow for care team members
  • Full Time / 40 hours per week / Weekdays
  • Qualifications include: High School Graduate or G.E.D., Experience and certification preferred but not required

Review our Sterile Processing Tech opportunities and directly apply @ http://bit.ly/1gxm29Q

***Texas Health requires an online application for each position of interest***

It’s not about finding a place to work. It’s about finding a place to grow, to be inspired, to be encouraged to do your best. And, above all, being rewarded for it. It’s about finding a health care system that believes in the principles of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence.

This is what a career with a Texas Health Resources hospital offers.

Why Texas Health Resources?

Our facilities are located across the greater Dallas – Ft. Worth area with a centrally located corporate office in Arlington, TX.  We are one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the US that has the resources to offer a variety of career growth and professional development opportunities with equally remarkable benefits.  Join our award-winning Texas Health family and contribute to our mission “to improve the health of the people in the communities we serve”.  A few recent accomplishments we achieved include:

  • A 2015 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®”
  • A 2014 Becker's Healthcare’s "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare"
  • 2015 “Healthiest Employer in North Texas” by Dallas Business Journal and 2015 Fortune “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials”
  • A 2013 Dallas Business Journal “Best Places to Work” and 2014 Dallas Morning News “Top 100 Places to Work”
  • 2015 “Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles” by the National Business Group on Health (marking the sixth year THR has received this award)
  • 2015 Platinum-level recognition from the American Heart Association (AHA) for being a “Fit-Friendly Worksite”

Texas Health provides an environment for optimal success and we pride ourselves on providing eligible employees with a variety of great benefits which include:

  • Matching 401 (K) plan, Flex Spending Accounts and a Credit Union
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness and Career Development Programs and Adoption Assistance
  • Competitive compensation packages / Relocation Coach
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance for eligible employees
  • Life, AD&D and Long Term Care Insurance and Disability Coverage
  • On-site Child Care and Fitness Centers (at select locations)

Join us on LinkedIn @ http://linkd.in/TXHealthResources

Like us on Facebook @ http://on.fb.me/TexasHealthCareers

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state, or local protected class.

Keywords: “Sterile Processing Technician”, “Certified SP Tech”, “CSP Tech”, “Sterile Processing Tech”, “SPD Technician”, “Sterile Technician”, "Supply Tech", "Central Supply", "Sterile Tech", "Instrument Tech", "Central Service Technician", “Instrument Specialist”, CRCST, “Sterilizing Technician”, SPD, “Sterilizing Tech”, “Sterile Processor” , SPT, “Sterile Processing”, Plano, Denton, “Ft. Worth”, “Fort Worth”, Dallas, Texas, TX

Apply Here: http://www.Click2apply.net/5sxgcxg


Ref # 1163-1

July 21, 2015

Facility-Name: Dallas VAMC
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Technician
Shift: 7:30am - 4:00pm / 3:00pm - 12:00am

Description: Global Empire, LLC (GHG) is looking for experienced Sterile Processing Technicians or Surgical Technologists for an available contract opportunity.

Available Position(s): Sterile Processing Technicians/Surgical Technicians

Work to be performed at: Department of Veterans Affairs, Dallas VA Medical Center

Work Hours: Day Shift: 7:30 am to 4:00 pm or Evening Shift: 3:30 pm to 12 Am

Period of Performance: One base year and it can be extended at the government’s discretion.

Technical Duties: 

  • Collection and receipt of all used soiled instruments, instruments, or equipment.  
  • Decontamination processing.
  • Disassembly and assembly of technical medical equipment sterile preparation.
  • Quarantine of implantable devices for 3 hours or upon signature for early release by the Chief of Staff, not less than 3 hours after cooling phase of sterilization.
  • Monitor instrumentation through the use of an automated instrument tracking system.  
  • Conduct inventory of all sterilized trays checking package integrity and expiration dates.
  • Regularly tests operations and cleaning of equipment for effectiveness of sterilization.  
  • Conduct daily biological monitoring on more than 16 different sterilizers throughout SPS and the operating room. 
  • Updates the automatic instrument tracking system with results of biological tests.
  • Assignments involve selecting the appropriate series of steps from several alternatives in each of the several different work areas. 
  • Work involves putting together sterilization test packs and recording the results after the test pack is run. 
  • Contractor Technician must fully understand and be capable of utilizing sophisticated computer packages designed to track instruments.

Position Requirements/Qualifications:

Acceptable Certifications:

  • Sterile Processing Technicians and/or Surgical Technologists certified by the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD), Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST), Certified Surgical Technologist (CST), or comparable to military training identified on the technician’s DD214. 

Experience: Technicians must demonstrate relevant and recent experience (obtained in a hospital setting)

Language Skills: Must speak English proficiently.

Contact:

Ana Rowling
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Phone Number: 717-364-6181
Fax Number: 717-412-2100
Job Email: ana@ghgus.com


Ref # 1162-1

July 18, 2015

Facility-Name: All Medical
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing
Location: Nashville, TN 37115
Shift: Follow surgery center schedule

Description: Exciting opportunity for an experienced Surgical Tech! Our client is a national company that provides support services to hospital operating rooms. They support all surgeries that use a scope. They are experiencing tremendous growth and are looking to add an experienced Surgical Tech to their travel team.  You will be in a lead role supporting new client implementations and training staff.  You will also work hands-on during start up and as a back up to the current staff as needed.

This position requires regular travel in Tennessee and surrounding states. You should be able to perform extensive travel.  This is a full-time career opportunity with growth potential. You should be able to work various schedules that run between 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. On call coverage is also required.

  • CST or CRCST preferred
  • 1+ years of experience in an operating room, or sterile processing is preferred
  • Great customer service experience / skills required
  • Able to travel extensively
  • Pay range is based on experience
  • Comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, on-call pay, and more!

Apply today for immediate consideration - as we will be conducting on-site interviews in the Nashville (and surrounding areas) over the next 2-3 weeks.

You may respond to this ad or apply directly to:

alliedhealth@allmedstaffing.com

If you are not a good match for the position detailed above, we will keep your resume in our database for future opportunities. Visit us online at www.allmedstaffing.com to learn more about our company and to view additional openings in your area.


Ref # 1161-2

July 18, 2015

Facility-Name: The Hospital for Joint Diseases
Dept-Position: Director of Sterile Processing/Central Supply
Shift: Full Time

Description: Director of Sterile Processing/Central Supply

The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center is one of the nation's leading orthopaedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopaedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and is the largest pediatric orthopaedic program in New York City. HJD is consistently ranked among the leading orthopaedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect a patient's ability to function. 

We have an exciting opportunity to lead our Central Service Department. Your key responsibilities will include planning, organizing, developing, coordinating and directing the operations of the department; and coordinating related services performed for other departments. You will also ensure quality of service and supplies to patients and to the hospital and you will implement strategies that will financially and administratively enhance the service and functioning of the department.

Qualified candidates must have a High School Diploma (BA/BS preferred), certification in Central Service/Materials Management, and seven years of responsible experience in Central Service or Operating Room that includes five years of supervisory experience.  Knowledge of specific healthcare products, equipment and their basic use is also required; as is broad knowledge in inventory control, supply distribution, receiving, accounting/cash flow, budget control, aseptic techniques, infection control, purchasing, reprocessing techniques and production management.  

For consideration, please apply online at: www.nyulmc.org/hjdcareers

EOE including Disabled and Vets VEVRAA Federal Contractor


Ref # 1160-1

July 12, 2015

Facility-Name: SpecialtyCare Inc.
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Department Manager

Description: SpecialtyCare is Your Trusted Career Partner

SpecialtyCare is the premier clinical provider in partnering with hospitals and physicians to provide high performance patient care. SpecialtyCare offers opportunity for continuous learning, growth and career advancement.

SpecialtyCare believes in local teams that support local hospitals. SpecialtyCare understands our Associates’ desire to advance their careers; we offer opportunities for significant growth. SpecialtyCare encourages our associates to utilize our generous annual allowance for Professional Development to attend meetings and conferences. SpecialtyCare offers Tuition Assistance to pursue additional job related college education.

SpecialtyCare is looking for a Sterile Processing Department Manager in:

  • Brooklyn, NY

Job Summary

This position is responsible for managing the account's Central Sterile Processing Program. To maintain a consistent high standard of supplies, assure that the department will meet or exceed the Joint Commission/HFAP requirements and be maintained in a cost-effective manner. Provides leadership and management to staff assigned to account(s).

  • Assures that the standards of operation of the department comply with the standards set by regulatory agencies, such as the state Department of Health, Joint Commission and others. 
  • Directs the overall activities to include labor standards, submits, and monitors the department budget. 
  • Manage all staff to include scheduling, time approval, hiring and corrective action as needed. 
  • Provides a comprehensive departmental orientation to all new personnel and required training to all staff on an ongoing basis. 
  • Develops and implements departmental performance improvement activities and assures ongoing staff participation. 
  • Establishes internal inventory levels and maintains levels in accordance with set standards and in coordination within using units within the hospital; establishes par level stocks and monitors them for proper utilization. 
  • Using independent judgment may effectively recommend the firing, hiring, promotion or discipline under his/her direction. 
  • Participates as an active member of hospital committees as assigned. In coordination with Engineering and ancillary department establishes a preventative maintenance program for Central Sterile Processing equipment and maintains adequate inventory of equipment to meet hospital use requirements. 
  • Maintains continued education in the field of Central Sterile Processing operations and equipment through education, literature and seminars. 
  • Provides instructions and in-service in new products, procedures and equipment in a manner that will identify and prevent resource loss and maintain safety. 
  • Provides training and education to staff to prepare them for the national certification examinations. 
  • Responsible for implementing and reinforcing SpecialtyCare’s Vision, Mission and Values. 
  • Meets with Senior Director, SPD to communicate staffing needs, reports customer satisfaction issues and discuss supply/equipment needs. 
  • Performs other duties and works on special projects as assigned. 

Requirements

  • A college degree or equivalent preferred. 
  • Three years experience in a hospital management position with a minimum of three years as a Central Sterile Processing Technician. 
  • CRCST registration. 

SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will.

Apply online at www.specialtycare.net or contact Sara Ramsey at 615-345-5589 or send resume to sara.ramsey@specialtycare.net.


Ref # 1159-1

July 12, 2015

Facility-Name: SpecialtyCare Inc.
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Department Supervisor

Description: SpecialtyCare is Your Trusted Career Partner

SpecialtyCare is the premier clinical provider in partnering with hospitals and physicians to provide high performance patient care. SpecialtyCare offers opportunity for continuous learning, growth and career advancement.

SpecialtyCare believes in local teams that support local hospitals. SpecialtyCare understands our Associates’ desire to advance their careers; we offer opportunities for significant growth. SpecialtyCare encourages our associates to utilize our generous annual allowance for Professional Development to attend meetings and conferences. SpecialtyCare offers Tuition Assistance to pursue additional job related college education.

SpecialtyCare is looking for a Sterile Processing Department Supervisor in the following cities:

  • New Orleans, LA
  • Brooklyn, NY

Job Summary

Supervises Central Services Department, interprets policies, procedures, standards and regulations as is appropriate to personnel/nursing and medical staff. Performs duties of the Sterile Processing Technician as necessary.

  • Sterilize instruments, equipment, linen and supplies using various types of autoclaves. 
  • Assist in investigation of problem areas or complaints concerning intra-and interdepartmental operation. 
  • Load autoclaves in prescribed manner and set controls to specified time and temperature according to the type of items being sterilized. 
  • Complete appropriate documentation records prior to sterilization, read and initials and incubates biologicals. 
  • Verifies autoclave graph and sterilizer printout verify that all requirements have been met. 
  • Assemble all instrument procedure trays, packs, supply carts following prescribed manner using protocol content lists as a guide, mark items with identifying data and distribute or store in designated areas. 
  • Dispense products requested by verbal, written or telephone requisitions for equipment and supplies. 
  • Identify and assign priority to emergency requisitions and required supplies and equipment based on knowledge of procedure requested. 
  • Disassemble and clean equipment-using detergents, reassemble equipment and operate to test for proper functioning. 
  • Disassemble and clean procedure trays and instruments using detergent following the prescribed procedures. Replace lost or damaged instruments as required to complete the tray. 
  • Replace lost or damaged instruments as required to complete the tray. 
  • Obtain, complete and submit all inter- and intradepartmental forms following the prescribed manner to verify appropriate work assignments. 
  • Maintain assigned work areas and equipment in a clean and organized condition to maintain required standards for handling of sterilized, clean materials and equipment. 
  • Perform other related duties as required such as examining sterilization/expiration dates, reporting inoperable equipment, making visual inventory inspections to maintain adequate levels of stock and supplies. Test effectiveness of autoclaves by assembling and placing culture spore tests and total air removal tests in autoclaves. Check all autoclaves for proper working condition and correctly dated graphs. 
  • Process patient charges, trace lost or incomplete charges and transferred equipment for accurate charges to the patient. 
  • Supports and encourages working a harmonious working relationship within and between departments. 
  • Actively supports group decisions. 
  • Motivates staff/co-workers in a positive manner. 
  • Promotes an environment for interdisciplinary team approach to achieve mission/goals of the hospital and Company. 
  • Ensures all Company policy and procedures are followed. 
  • Exercises independent judgment in coordinating CS with operating room functions and nursing unit/area functions and other user departments in order to provide services promptly and efficiently. 
  • May perform other work related duties as assigned. 

Requirements

  • One to 2 years supervisory experience preferred and/or related experience.
  • Previous related medical experience or completion of related medical/science college level courses, certificate or degree is preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must maintain a current registration as a CRCST.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge aseptic technique, sterilization techniques, infection control requirements, and a basic knowledge of medical/surgical procedure and terminology.

SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will

Apply online at www.specialtycare.net or contact Sara Ramsey at 615-345-5589 or send resume to sara.ramsey@specialtycare.net.


Ref # 1158-1

July 12, 2015

Facility-Name: SpecialtyCare Inc.
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Department Lead Technician

Description: SpecialtyCare is Your Trusted Career Partner

SpecialtyCare is the premier clinical provider in partnering with hospitals and physicians to provide high performance patient care. SpecialtyCare offers opportunity for continuous learning, growth and career advancement.

SpecialtyCare believes in local teams that support local hospitals. SpecialtyCare understands our Associates’ desire to advance their careers; we offer opportunities for significant growth. SpecialtyCare encourages our associates to utilize our generous annual allowance for Professional Development to attend meetings and conferences. SpecialtyCare offers Tuition Assistance to pursue additional job related college education.

SpecialtyCare is looking for a Sterile Processing Department Lead Technicians in:

  • Pensacola, FL

Job Summary

The Sterile Processing Technician is responsible for decontamination, cleaning, processing and sterilization of supplies and equipment dispensed by the department following infection control practices. Willingness to accept new ideas and work under stressful conditions.

  • Assist with staffing, planning and control of the operational functions in conjunction with the requirements of all areas.
  • Assume responsibility for the department in the absence of management personnel.
  • Assist and instruct in the supervision of specialized technical skills requirements and work performance in the department.
  • Sterilize instruments, equipment, linen and supplies using various types of autoclaves.
  • Assemble all instrument procedure trays, packs, supply carts following prescribed manner using protocol content lists as a guide, mark items with identifying data and distribute or store in designated areas.
  • Dispense products requested by verbal, written or telephone requisitions for equipment and supplies.
  • Maintain assigned work areas and equipment in a clean and organized condition to maintain required standards for handling of sterilized, clean materials and equipment.

Requirements

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Three years experience in Central Sterile Processing. Preferred in a lead position.
  • Maintain a current registration as a CRCST.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge aseptic technique, sterilization techniques, infection control requirements, and a basic knowledge of medical/surgical procedure and terminology.

Apply online at www.specialtycare.net or contact Sara Ramsey at 615-345-5589 or send resume to sara.ramsey@specialtycare.net.

SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will


Ref # 1157-1

July 9, 2015

Facility-Name: Christiana Care Health System
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Supervisor V- Sterile Process Department
Shift: Evening and Midnight

Description: Sterile Processing Supervisor-V

Job Requisition #: 34414BR, 34416BR

Apply Link: Click HERE.

Christiana Care Health System with locations in Wilmington and Newark, DE, is one of the largest health care providers in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Named one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report, we have an excess of 1,100 beds between our two hospitals (Christiana Hospital and Wilmington Hospital) and are committed to providing the best patient care in the region.

Christiana Care Health System's Sterile Process Department located at Christiana Hospital is currently recruiting for a Full-time Evening and a Midnight Shift Supervisor V.  Applicants will be required to work Evening or Midnight shift with being on call for weekends and holidays. 

As a Supervisor V you will be responsible for:

  • Oversees Lead Technician to ensure that new employees are properly oriented and trained.
  • Monitors work flow and volume of the work to ensure trays, basins, and instruments are ready for the user.
  • Reviews department supply needs from outside vendors and materials distribution with assistance of Unit Clerk and Lead Technician.
  • The Supervisor is responsible for communication with the next Supervisor/Lead Technician/Charge Person for shift report.
  • All Supervisors are responsible for their monthly schedule and daily shift assignments. This includes approval of vacation, and switching of days. This is to be reviewed with the Manager for final approval.
  • Evaluates the performance of the Sterile Processing Staff and Lead Technician Initiates disciplinary actions as deemed necessary.
  • Has knowledge of and enforces hospital and departmental policies.
  • Communicates and assist SPD/OR Coordinator in notifying and arranging in services for all advances in equipment, instrumentation, supplies and developments in the field.
  • Helps interpret and enforce all regulatory commission guidelines.
  • The Supervisor is responsible for safety of the staff, repairs of equipment, including maintenance requests or calls to outside company for repairs.
  • Supervisor is responsible for Quality Assurance evaluations, Monday-Friday, including contract vendors.
  • Will maintain an efficient and effective working environment.
  • Assist in the development of departmental budget and hold costs within the established budget.
  • Adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices. Coordinates with the Lead Technician any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and/or visitors to the Manager, in a timely manner.
  • Work on special projects as assigned by department Manager. Performs managerial duties in absence of the Manager.
  • Assist Manager in inspections of on site and off site areas that perform instrument processing, to insure that the sites are working within established guidelines.
  • Participates in hospital established teams, Performance Improvement initiatives and educational offerings.
  • The Supervisor performs other duties that are required.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 3 years of Sterile Process experience.
  • Supervisor experience preferred but not required.
  • Certification through IAHCSMM or CBSPD is required.
  • Experience with inventory control and instrument tracking systems, purchasing, management, use of computers, decontamination and sterilization systems.

Christiana Care Health System is proud to be an equal opportunity employer whose staff is representative of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, gender identity or expression, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability, or genetic information.


Ref # 1156-1

July 9, 2015

Facility-Name: SIPS Consults
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Technician - Huntington, WV / Tucson, AZ / Washington DC / Dayton, OH / Virginia
Shift: Various / Rotating

JOB SUMMARY

Under the direction of the Sterile Processing shift lead, the Sterile Processing Technician assists in carrying out the responsibilities for the overall work flow of the shift. Technicians are accountable for all assigned activities which include, but not limited to: quality and accuracy of instrument decontamination, assembly, sterilization, and case cart assembly.

Sterile Processing Technicians will be responsible for the overall coordination of an assigned medical or surgical specialty, and the instrumentation and equipment processed for that specialty.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: SP Technicians reports to the SPD Lead Technician. 

DUTIES & ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

Technicians must have proficient knowledge, possess technical skills, and demonstrate critical thinking the following areas: Decontamination, Transporting, Case Carts, Crash Carts, Patent Care Equipment, Sterilizers, Instrumentation, and Asset Management Tracking System. 

  • Perform SP technician job duties and functions. 
  • Without supervision, accurately assembles basic instrument sets and surgical procedure trays. 
  • Acts as a resource for instrumentation, assembly, and other surgical specialties. 
  • Operate and maintain washer/decontaminator, steam spray gun, ultrasonic machine, sterilizers, heat sealers, and other equipment and machinery required to complete a process. 
  • Package supplies according to specifications and appropriate methods of sterilization. 
  • Practice preventative maintenance on all instruments and patient care equipment by understanding the principles of electrical and mechanical safety, and working with the bio-medical engineer to ensure equipment is safe and functioning properly. 
  • Practice preventative maintenance on all instruments and patient care equipment by understanding the principles of electrical and mechanical safety, and working with the bio-medical engineer to ensure equipment is safe and functioning properly. 
  • Under supervision, perform quality control on all sterilizers (i.e. biological, chemical, and mechanical monitoring) according to the standards set by: JACHO, AORN, and AAMI. 
  • Dispense sterile supplies to the appropriate locations (i.e. Sterile Storage, OR, ER, LR, etc.)
  • Rotate trays and sets to assure proper sterility guidelines are followed.
  • Maintain accurate instrument count sheet of all surgical sets to be assembled. 
  • Inform supervisor of any discrepancies. 
  • Able to perform other related duties as required.

OTHER FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in the daily cleaning of the department. 
  • Maintain flexibility. 
  • Meet and maintain required productivity expectations. 
  • Provide guidance and act as mentor to other Sterile Processing Technicians as assigned to them.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Can assess, identify, and respond to urgent/emergent requests for instruments, supplies, and equipment in an efficient and effective manner. 
  • Have knowledge of and stay in compliance with applicable infection control policies and procedures. 
  • Able to stay compliant with policies and procedures implemented but the department and facility. 
  • Able to operate fairly complex machines and equipment in the department. 

Statement of Acknowledgement: This job description (Tech) is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee signature/initials on this page is an acknowledgement of receipt, and confirms that employee understands their job duties and performance expectations while employed by SIPS. Employee understands that they may be required to perform other related duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Effective Date: 5.25.2012 Revised Date: 8.27.2014 Page 2 of 3 

  • Able to acquire a thorough knowledge of aseptic technique principles and apply such principles when carrying out various duties throughout the department. 
  • Able to differentiate between steam and Sterrad supplies. 

REQUIRED

  • High School diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) 
  • Read, write, communicate, and follow written and oral instruction in English language. 
  • Current CRCST certification 
  • Three (3) year of related experience. 
  • Move heavy trays and equipment safely. 
  • Lift up to 50 pounds. 
  • Stand for a minimum of eight (8) hours. 
  • Possess great communication skills. 
  • Act in a friendly and courteous manner. 
  • Work in a cooperative manner. 

PREFERRED 

  • Working knowledge of all Sterile Processing: areas, instrumentation and supplies. 
  • Prior Operating Room or Sterile Processing experience.

Contact:

Dee Lewis
Duncanville, TX 75116
Phone Number: 972-572-1988
Job Email: info@sipsconsults.com


Ref # 1155-1

July 9, 2015

Facility-Name: Carle Foundation Hospital
Dept-Position: SPD
Shift: Full-Time, M-F 8am-5pm

SUMMARY: The Manager Perioperative Sterile Processing and Supply Chain has leadership accountabilities for planning, facilitating and monitoring the day-to-day activities and functions of the Peri-Operative department.  Responsibilities include the furnishing of sterile and non-sterile supplies, equipment, instruments and services throughout Carle.

This position will plan, direct and coordinate activities involved in the acquisition, decontamination, storage, assembly, cleaning and sterilization of medical, surgical and related supplies, materials and equipment utilized in the care and treatment of patients to be in compliance with DNV, DHS, OSHA, AAMI and AORN standards. Provides support to clinical departments for equipment and instrumentation to support patient safety, infection prevention policies and department operations in alignment with the organization priorities.

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare, Supply Chain Management or related field.  Master's degree preferred. 

EXPERIENCE: Three years experience in sterile processing or Surgical Technologist or in Material Management/Production.  Supervisory experience of three years or an approved equivalent combination of education and expertise. Requires knowledge of LEAN process improvement and supply chain expertise to manage process and budgetary costs to meet patient needs.

OTHER SKILLS: Requires knowledge of sterilization and supply chain management principles in order to supervise department output normally acquired by functioning in a sterile processing and supply chain setting.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected

Contact:

Bria Phillips
Urbana, IL
Phone Number: 217-326-4799
Job Email: bria.phillips@carle.com


Ref # 1153-2

June 14, 2015

Facility-Name: NYU Langone Medical Center
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Leaders (CBSPD)
Shift: Full Time

Description:

NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class, patient-centered, integrated, academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research and medical education.

Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals plus the NYU School of Medicine. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.

We are currently seeking the following professionals to join our team:

Senior System Director - Central Sterile Processing (CBSPD)

Key responsibilities of this role include preparing and implementing strategic plans to enhance care and service; serving as a resource to senior management on strategic issues impacting perioperative services; serving as a mentor and role model to managers; ensuring compliance with organizational and regulatory standards; and providing administrative direction to improve performance and patient satisfaction. Additional responsibilities include developing a budget; directing business development to enhance the financial stability of the surgical service line; and developing new models of care that focus on innovative staffing and care delivery.  Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree in Business, Healthcare Administration or Nursing and a NYS Registered Nurse license or experience as a Sterile Processing Director with certification by IAHCSMM or CBSPD plus relevant experience in Central Sterile Processing or Surgery leadership in addition to five years experience in middle or higher level management prior to Central Sterile Processing management.

Director - Sterile Processing (CBSPD)

You will oversee the decontamination, cleaning, assembly, sterilization and high-level disinfection of all reusable instrumentation in the medical facility and satellite areas; develop, implement and monitor departmental policies and procedures; monitor financial performance and identify and implement strategies to reduce cost and improve quality of care/service; and perform comprehensive audits. Additional responsibilities include chairing the Sterilization and Disinfection Sub-committee, and providing monthly reports to the Infection Prevention and Surveillance Committee; reporting time-sensitive information or non-compliance to the Director of Peri-Operative Materials, Nursing Departments, and Infection Prevention and Surveillance department; and collaborating with clinic and hospital managers and educators to assure staff competency and compliance. To qualify, you must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Education or a Healthcare related field and be a certified registered Central Service Technician by IAHCSMM with five years of Central Service hospital experience including two years of supervisory experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Completion of formal supervision principles, leadership education and/or the Certification in Healthcare Leadership concepts; CMRP or IAHCSMMs materials management certification; and knowledge of inventory control software such as ESI, and HBOC PMM are also required. Knowledge in SPM Instrument Tracking system is preferred.

For consideration, please apply online at:

Senior Director:

http://careers.nyumc.org/jobs/descriptions/senior-director-central-sterile-processing-new-york-new-york-job-4586846

Director:

http://careers.nyumc.org/jobs/descriptions/director-sterile-processing-new-york-new-york-job-4911163

NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, military and veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.


Ref # 1110-6

April 14, 2015

Facility-Name: Medical University of South Carolina
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing, Sterile Processing Technician
Shift: Varies

Description: The 700+ bed Medical Center is made up of four hospitals: Medical University Hospital, MUSC Children's Hospital, the Institute of Psychiatry, and the Ashley River Tower which is home to the Heart & Vascular Center and Digestive Disease Center. MUSC Medical Center also contains centers for specialized care: Transplant Center, Storm, Eye Institute, and the Hollings Cancer Center. Accredited by Joint Commission, MUSC has consistently received top rankings by US News and World Report.

About our Team

The MUSC Medical Center offers employees the opportunity for growth and development and to be recognized and rewarded for their achievements. Nurses, physicians, pharmacists, therapists, health care practitioners and other employees work side by side as strategic partners with a single goal: to provide the most effective patient service in the most efficient and caring manner.

At the MUSC Medical Center, you will find excellence in patient care and rewarding careers. With Charleston’s only Level One Trauma Center, Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Transplant Services, we are the leader in advanced health care. We are proud of our award-winning staff and the services they provide.

Under the supervision of the department manager, shift supervisor or designee, the Processing/Sterilization Technician is responsible for decontamination, cleaning, processing, and sterilization of instruments used throughout the institution, utilizing infection control and safety practices during all phases of the process.

A high school diploma and one year experience or training within a sterile processing department; or graduation from an accredited Sterile Processing or Surgical Technician program with certification in sterile processing from an accredited certifying agency required. 

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package in a progressive environment. All interested candidates should complete an online application at www.muscjobs.com. Please reference posting #A141946 to apply for this position.

Medical University of South Carolina

Medical Center Human Resources

1-800-468-7276

Promoting Workplace Diversity: An Equal Opportunity Employer"

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disability


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