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Ref # 1316-1

August 27, 2016

Sterile Processing Technologist Opportunities

Find your extraordinary side.

Now Hiring in Our Surgical Services Department
Join our team and start making a difference today!

Here at Northside Hospital, we perform more than 40,500 surgeries each year – more than any other hospital in Georgia. Innovative technology such as the daVinci® robotic surgical system, O-arm Intraoperative Imaging, HD technology, Ci™ System - computer-assisted orthopedic surgery system, artificial spinal disc, and stealth-guided image navigation allows us to stay at the forefront of medicine and devote more time to providing the best patient care possible.

Do you have the skills and experience to contribute to our innovative team?
Then find your extraordinary side with us today!

New increased rates for Surgical Services opportunities!

Available Opportunities:
Benefits Include:
  • Flexible work/life balance
  • Competitive salaries, benefits, rewards and bonus programs
  • Continuing education and professional development opportunities
  • The most competitive retirement package in metro Atlanta
Interested candidates are encouraged to apply online:
http://jobs.northside.com/job-search-results/?keyword=sterile%20processing

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, color or national origin in its employment practices.


Ref # 1315-1

August 25, 2016
  • Job Title: Sterile Processing Technicians
  • Company Name: MacNeal Hospital
  • Location: Berwyn, Illinois, United States, 60402
How do you know that
an employer is truly special?

•Gallup Great Workplace Award
•Joint Commission accreditation
•Truven 100 Top Hospital ranking
•U.S. News & World Report rankings

•Word gets around.

We could tell you that MacNeal Hospital is a wonderful place to work. But you needn't take our word for it, especially when so many others agree. In fact, U.S. News & World Report ranks us as one of the best regional hospitals in four specialty areas. We recently earned a Gallup Great Workplace Award for the second consecutive year, and the Joint Commission has accredited our organization in all areas, and we are a Truven Top 100 Hospital.

Of course, there are other reasons to join us, including our commitment to our neighbors in Berwyn, Illinois, our professional culture of mutual respect, and our dedication to continued professional development. At the moment, we have opportunities for special individuals to join our team of:

Sterile Processing Technicians
Shifts Available: Full-time evening and full-time evening/night rotation


In this position, you will be responsible for performing according to specific procedures, including but not limited to, duties associated with receiving, reprocessing and distributing and storing surgical case carts as well as other supplies and equipment used in direct patient care.

Requirements:
  • Completion of a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Certification in Sterile Processing from an accredited program must have certification.
  • Previous sterile processing experience is preferred.
MacNeal Hospital has a reputation for offering exceptional career advantages. We proudly provide the resources and technology to learn, grow, and do your best work, as well as competitive compensation and benefits.

Interested candidates may apply online at: jobs.macneal.com

Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

www.macneal.com

Ref # 1314-1

August 19, 2016

If you are interested in the Director of Sterile Processing position with Massachusetts General Hospital, please visit www.mghcareers.org and apply for job ID: 3016768

About Massachusetts General Hospital:

Celebrating the 200th anniversary of its founding in 1811, MGH is the oldest and largest teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School.  Offering sophisticated diagnostic and therapeutic care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty of medicine and surgery, the 907-bed medical center each year admits approximately 47,650 inpatients and handles nearly 1.4 million visits to its extensive outpatient programs, including more than 88,000 emergency visits.  The surgical staff performs approximately 38,000 operations annually, and the MGH Vincent Obstetrics Service delivers more than 3,500 babies a year.  The largest non-government employer in the City of Boston, MGH has nearly 22,500 employees, including more than 3,700 registered nurses.  MGH and Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) are founding members of Partners HealthCare System, a Boston-based integrated healthcare delivery system, and MGH is consistently ranked among the nation’s top hospitals by US News and World Report.  MGH is nationally recognized for its contribution to the healthcare industry and its tradition of providing excellent patient care.  The MGH reflects this quality in its operation.

Mass General is seeking a dynamic, experienced, strategic-thinking Director of Sterile Processing to lead its dedicated and talented Sterile Processing team. The Director will be an integral part of the Perioperative leadership team with oversight of the MGH main campus and MGH off-site locations. With access to the most advanced technologies, the Director will also be charged with continuing to develop an already robust infrastructure. 

General Overview:

Under general direction of the Executive Medical Director for Perioperative Services, this position is responsible for developing policies, systems and procedures for the fiscal control, planning, organizing, directing and supervision of all activities and staff related to the decontamination, reprocessing and sterilization of inventoried items including but not limited to surgical instrumentation, linen and other equipment. The candidate will be responsible for the ongoing development of the Central Sterile Processing Department. Drawing on an understanding of departmental practices and procedures and their interface with the operating rooms and broader hospital needs, the incumbent will provide upper management with specific recommendations as to the equipping and staffing models associated with the new SPD department housed in the new Lunder building.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Works closely with senior leadership in the development of operation standards, policies, and procedures. 
  • Reviews feedback from customers (i.e. Main OR, clinics, other departments), compiles, and analyzes support data and implements procedural changes as appropriate.
  • Acts as the liaison to all other MGH hospital units and offsite SPD areas regarding security, safety, project management, finance, information resources, research, etc. 
  • Attends and participates in hospital committee meetings as appropriate (i.e. Infection Control Committee and Safety Committee). 
  • Develop, recommend and implement policies and procedures to comply with requirements of regulatory agencies such as JCAHO and The Massachusetts Department of Public Health in regards to separation of clean and contaminated equipment; packaging, dating and sterilizing supplies and equipment; stock rotation and assembly. 
  • Establish and monitor departmental productivity standards in accordance with accepted industry measurements.
  • Prepare and monitor fiscal year departmental budgets for non salary expenses, salary and wage expenses and capital equipment.
  • Perform cost analyses as required to determine the cost effectiveness of departmental activities.
  • Interview, hire, train and orient, schedule and provides corrective action to supervisors and group leaders.
  • Reviews and approves time off requests, completes payroll, monitors attendance and tardiness, interprets hospital policies and ensures adequate coverage for all areas of responsibility.
  • Directly supervises, mentors, and develops all SPD  managers
  • Creates user support teams, develops and conducts user training at multiple levels. 
  • Responds to and resolves customer service complaints.
  • Develops and monitors standards for quality and quantity of work performed. 
  • Directly assures that instrument tracking system is used consistently and provides monthly reports and scorecard to senior departmental leadership as well as to the senior leadership of the hospital.
  • Actively works with departmental information systems, SPD staff, and nursing staff to continue refinement of the case-cart system servicing all operating rooms.
  • Works with departmental IS staff to implement and enhance information technologies to improve the efficiency of the department and management of the instrumentation.
  • Identify own areas for development and actively seeks opportunities to strengthen and expand skills and abilities.
  • Partnered with IMS, develop and implement an instrument inventory and maintenance program
  • Develop, implement, and maintain an educational program for initial and ongoing certification of all SPD staff
Qualifications:
  • Management experience in a healthcare setting required.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a SPD managerial role preferred.
  • Masters degree in related field preferred.  
  • CST Certification preferred
Skills/Abilities/Competencies:
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills to effectively work with clinicians and support staff.
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft Office applications and personal computers
  • Exemplary analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Analytical abilities necessary to organize, supervise, and evaluate the work of others
  • Ability to manage frequent stress due to critical issues, changing organizational climate, and personnel issues
Massachusetts General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  By embracing diverse skills, perspectives and ideas, we choose to lead. Applications from protected veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged.

Ref # 1313-1

August 16, 2016

Job Title: Certified Sterile Processing Tech Full Time Southwest Ft. Worth
Company: Name: Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth
Location: Fort Worth, Texas, United States

2016 Becker's Healthcare's "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare"

Ranked No. 1 on the Fortune's 2015 and 2016 “20 Best Workplaces in Health Care”

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth is growing and in search of a Certified Sterile Processing Tech to join the Sterile Processing Team.


Highlights:
  • Full Time / 40 hours per week / Call required (must be able to respond in 30 minutes)
  • Sixteen (16) state of the art surgical suites dedicated to performing high-tech procedures including orthopedics, spine, sports medicine, robotics, general, urology, gynecology, ENT, vascular, and plastics
  • A 222-bed full-service facility that includes surgical and imaging services, a 24-hour emergency department, orthopedics and sports therapy, adult critical care, and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit
  • Be part of the Texas Health Resources family, a 2015 Fortune “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials”, a 2015 “Healthiest Employer in North Texas” by Dallas Business Journal and a 2015 Great Place to Work® and Fortune list of “50 Best Workplaces for Camaraderie”, is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States
View our current Sterile Processing openings in southwest Ft. Worth and apply @ http://adtrk.tw/QXpbQ

***Texas Health requires an online application***

Duties:
  • Collects, decontaminates, assembles, sterilizes and disperses instrument trays and supplies for the surgery department, other hospital departments and physicians based in the hospital; Must be able to prioritize customer needs
  • Must know the basic instruments and the proper techniques for assembling sets
  • Must be able to lift trays up 30 lbs.
  • Correctly operates sterilizers and decontamination equipment; Performs routine testing on all units per department procedures and policies and maintains records of testing
  • Collaborates with members of surgical teams and other departments regarding their needs or requests
  • Orients new employees and surgical associates about sterile processing and instrument room tasks specific for each job position
  • Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications:
  • High School Graduate or G.E.D.
  • BLS within 30 days of hiring required
  • CRCST Sterile Processing certification required
  • One (1) year experience in sterile instrument processing is strongly preferred
View all of Texas Health Sterile Processing openings in the Dallas – Fort Worth area @ http://adtrk.tw/MVSmk

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:
  • 2015 and 2016 FORTUNE Magazine's “100 Best Companies to Work For®”
  • 2015 “Healthiest Employer in North Texas” by Dallas Business Journal and 2015 Fortune “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials”
  • 2015 “Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles” by the National Business Group on Health (marking the sixth year THR has received this award)
  • 2015 and 2016 Platinum-level recognition from the American Heart Association (AHA) for being a “Fit-Friendly Worksite”
  • 2015 Great Place to Work® and Fortune list of “50 Best Workplaces for Camaraderie”
  • Ranked #3 on 2015 “100 Best Workplaces for Women list” by Great Place to Work®
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)
  • Company Volunteer days
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

“Certified Sterile Processing”, “Central Supply”, “Central Sterile”, “Instrument Tech”, “Sterile Processing”, “Sterile Processor”, “Fort Worth”, “Ft. Worth”

Apply Here: http://www.Click2apply.net/j9bdcyj6hn


Ref # 1312-1

August 16, 2016

Manager, Central Processing Department

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Position Description

Manages all CPD activities in collaboration with the CPD management team.  Provides quality, efficient, cost-effective decontamination, sterilization and distribution services with proper management of service utilization and inventory levels.   Provides technical direction for the operations, selection and use of CPD instrumentation.

Minimum Requirements

3 to 5 years experience with supervisory level responsibility in a Central Processing Department.  Incumbent shall have both excellent written and oral communicative skills.  Knowledgeable of CPD instrumentation and equipment. 

Baccalaureate degree in healthcare, business administration or related field required.  The incumbent must also be able to communicate effectively with user departments and also possess excellent written and verbal skills.  Computer literate with knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet software a must; knowledge of Lawson Serving Software desirable.

Additional Information

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives. 

To apply for this Philadelphia-based position, visit www.PennMedicine.org/careers, click on Search Career Opportunities, search on Job ID# 60581 or go directly to: 

https://careers.peopleclick.com/careerscp/client_pennmedicine/external/gateway.do?functionName=viewFromLink&jobPostId=54135&localeCode=en-us

Live Your Life's Work

EOE/AA, m/f/d/v


Ref # 1311-1

August 10, 2016

Sterile Processing Supply Technician
with Calloway & Associates, Inc.

Title: Sterile Processing Supply Technician

Location: VA Central California Health Care System (VACCHCS), 2615 E. Clinton Avenue, Fresno, CA 93730

Type of Position: Contract

Positions Available: Four (4) Full-Time (40 hours per week) positions available; Two (2) Floater/On-Call positions available

The successful candidate will report to the On-Site Supervisor and Human Resources at our corporate office. Duties and Responsibilities include the following: 
  • The Sterile Processing Supply (SPS) technician shall provide timely and accurate submissions of reprocessed items. The SPS technician shall have a complete understanding of universal precautions and infection control and its effect on patient care and employee safety.
  • The SPS technician’s responsibilities shall include:
    • Knowledge of surgical instrumentation
    • Collecting contaminated items from user sites
    • Sorting, inspecting, and processing instrumentation
    • Use of the Spaulding System to apply proper cleaning techniques
    • Knowledge of cleaning products
    • Compliant with the VA Standard Operational Procedures as well as OSHA, AAMI, and IAHCSMM safe practices
    • Utilizing quality assurance measures (biologic, chemical and mechanical)
    • Packaging small items in peel-packs
    • Assembling trays/instruments for effective sterilization
    • Adept in the operation of steam, and cold sterilization
    • Adept in the cleaning and high-level disinfection of endoscopes
    • Maintaining log book entries
  • Professional practice and development
    • Display teamwork and initiative to ensure that all departmental needs and responsibilities are completed in a timely manner
    • Use time constructively to attend to departmental needs and non-routine tasks
    • Foster an environment of learning and teaching.  Stays curious; asks questions and uses standards to find and give answers
    • Support and participate in the continuous assessment and improvement of the quality of services provided
    • Understand and complies with infection control, safety and OSHA procedures and regulations
    • Practices proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures.  Immediately report any mechanical or electrical equipment malfunctions, employee/patient/visitor injuries or accidents, or other safety issues to the appropriate department
    • Answers phone clearly and professionally, identifying department and self
Required Qualifications:
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience required in sterile processing (Surgical technician experience may be substituted) – Resume MUST reflect this
  • Able to perform the SPS duties independently
  • Certified through the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM)
  • Completion of training programs
  • High School degree or equivalent
  • Possess interpersonal skills and outstanding customer service skills
Salary: $19.69 per hour, plus $4.27 per hour for health and welfare benefits. Employee will work 40 hours per week, with no unauthorized overtime.  Hours of work will be during the following tours of duty, Monday through Friday:
  • 9:30a.m. to 06:00 p.m. (one slot available)
  • 11:00a.m. to 7:30 p.m. (one slot available)
  • 3:30pm to 12:00a.m. (two slots available)
All shifts include a 30-minute unpaid lunch.  Limited overtime available.

Testing Requirements: Candidates chosen for consideration must be able to successfully complete a government background screening.

Upon Hire: All applicants will need to complete an employment application and complete all employment documentations within three (3) business days. All offers are contingent on successful reports of satisfactory reference, fingerprint and security clearance.

Calloway & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against any qualified candidate for any reason and will make reasonable accommodations to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions, if necessary.

Contact:

Syrena Williams
Phone Number: 919-747-7488
Fax Number: 919-844-5880
Job Email: hr@calloway-assoc.com


Ref # 1310-1

August 8, 2016

Facility-Name: Dartmouth-Hitchcock
Dept-Position: Education Specialist - Central Sterile Reprocessing
Shift: 10:00am - 6:30pm

Education Specialist
Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Lebanon, NH

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is seeking an Education Specialist who will be in charge of establishing quality and staff education in the assigned areas. The Education Specialist will ensure adherence to standards and best practices throughout DHMC and will provide clinicians, managers and administrators of audited departments with resources (i.e., skills, knowledge, project leadership, data and time) to accomplish specific objectives relating to measurement and improvement.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provides the technical expertise regarding standards and best practices in the applicable field, especially as it relates to all appropriate regulatory agencies who govern those standards.
  • Updates and/or revises applicable operational policies, procedures and standards to ensure compliance with regulatory agencies' requirements.
  • Monitors all quality systems and performs necessary quality audits.
  • Identifies quality variances, documents deficiencies and trends and prepares reports and data as a result of monitoring and auditing activities.  Provides feedback to leaders in applicable areas. Elevates all critical quality issues to the appropriate level.
  • Collaborates with front line staff to resolve complex issues associated with processes within the assigned area (work flow, equipment restrictions, etc.).
  • Develops required training programs and coordinates the orientation, on the job training, cross training and certification and recertification activities for all applicable personnel. Facilitates educational opportunities for new technology.
  • Initiates and/or supports continuous improvement initiatives throughout the departments in conjunction with the D-H Value Institute.
  • Performs auditing process for sterilization and high-level disinfection for all applicable external departments at D-H.  Responsible for the systematic measurement, auditing and reporting of performance results and internal improvements in quality.
  • Works with each department to correct critical variances and develop firm timelines to correct remaining variances. Reports all non-compliance to leaders for further action.
  • Acts as departmental liaison and support person to the D-H Infection Prevention Committee and develops reports and presentations to this group as required.  Leads investigations into quality issues as officially reported through the appropriate D-H reporting system of record.
To be considered, candidates must have a Bachelor's degree or the professional equivalent along with a minimum of 3 years of directly applicable experience in a healthcare organization, preferably in central sterile reprocessing, inventory and logistics, infection control or in the OR. In this role, a Registered Nurse is preferred. A working knowledge of measurement and continuous improvement concepts and applications essential. Knowledge of a variety of software products such as Microsoft Office applications including Excel, Access, Power Point, Word and Visio is required. Previous experience in management of projects, policy, procedure writing, and interaction with information systems is highly preferred.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an academic health system, serving patients across New England. A national leader in patient-centered health care, D-H is on a path to create a sustainable health system for the region and as a model for the nation. Founded in 1893, the system includes New Hampshire's only Level 1 trauma center and its only air ambulance service, as well as the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, one of only 41 National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers in the nation, and the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, the state's only Children’s Hospital Association-approved, comprehensive, full-service children's hospital. As an academic health system, Dartmouth-Hitchcock provides access to nearly 1,500 primary care doctors and specialists in almost every area of medicine, as well as world-class research with the Audrey and Theodor Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.

Applicants are encouraged to apply online at:
www.careers.d-h.org/goto/job/32945


Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Ref # 1309-1

August 2, 2016

Facility-Name: Kaiser Permanente
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Tech II
Shift: Variable, On-Call

Health is our business

Make it yours. At Kaiser Permanente, we realize that it takes more than expert medical care to be one of the nation’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. It takes advanced technologies, state-of-art facilities, and the people to support them. Come impact your future, and the future of care. Join us in Salem, Oregon.

Sterile Processing Tech II
On-Call


In this role, you will perform cleaning, decontamination, assembly, wrapping, or containerization, sterilization, biological monitoring, quality assurance, and distribution of reusable instrument trays, medical supplies, and equipment throughout the Medical Centers, ambulatory surgery centers, and outpatient medical/dental clinics. You will independently perform the full scope of all central sterile processing functions with an emphasis on rapid and correct assessment and response to critical situations in the OR and/or other medical units.

Qualifications include:
  • Certification of completion from a formal Central Sterile Processing Technology course or six months of experience in a Sterile Processing Department
  • A high school diploma or GED
  • CBSPD Sterile Processing Certification or IAHCSMM Sterile Processing Certification
  • The ability to work with indirect supervision or independently for the full scope of all designated competency levels in CSP
  • The ability to effectively assist other staff in the course of their daily work and training cycles
  • Full knowledge of work environment and potential critical situations
  • Appropriate sense of urgency and timely response
  • Demonstrated effective English communication skills, both oral and written
  • The ability to assist in developing changes in the work environment and related assignments
  • Effective time management skills
For immediate consideration, please visit http://jobs.kp.org for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 509160.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.

jobs.kp.org

KAISER PERMANENTE

Discover what it’s like to be part of an industry-leading organization driving innovative care and technology. Get social with us and see what people are saying!

Glassdoor and LinkedIn: Kaiser Permanente
Facebook: Kaiser Permanente Thrive
Twitter: @KPCareers
YouTube: Kaiser Permanente Careers

Ref # 1308-1

August 2, 2016

Facility-Name: Kaiser Permanente
Dept-Position: Scope Oversight Coordinator - Central Supply Department
Shift: Day

I have what it takes
My unique skills and knowledge give me the confidence and enthusiasm to face new challenges—in my career and beyond. At Kaiser Permanente, I work in an environment that encourages me to reach my potential. With the support of my colleagues and the organization, I am able to push myself to greater heights and grow in new ways every day. Being the best I can be motivates me to set and achieve new goals. If you believe in discovering your own limitless potential, join us at Kaiser Permanente in Clackamas, Oregon.

Scope Oversight Coordinator

In this role, you will assist the Sterile Processing Manager in partnership with Infection Control to coordinate the activities of reprocessing with particular focus on flexible endoscope and endocavity probe reprocessing. You will provide support to departments responsible for endoscope/endocavity reprocessing areas. Support may include but not be limited to staff training, initial and annual competency review, and performing audits. In addition, you may develop and maintain on-going staff development.

Qualifications include:
  • At three years of experience in Sterile Processing, OR, or GI, which includes flexible endoscope reprocessing
  • A bachelor’s degree or four years of experience in a directly related field with a high school diploma or GED
  • Flexible scope reprocessor certification from CBSPD required within six months of hire
  • Supervisory experience
  • Knowledge of AAMI standards, The Joint Commission, SGNA, and other local, state, and federal regulations
  • Sterile Processing Technician and/or Sterile Processing Manager certification strongly preferred from the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) or Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD)
  • The ability to maintain membership with IAHCSMM and/or Society for Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA)
  • Data processing experience
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal communication skills
  • The ability to work in a Labor/Management Partnership environment
For immediate consideration, please visit http://jobs.kp.org for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 484547.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.

This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.

jobs.kp.org

KAISER PERMANENTE

Discover what it’s like to be part of an industry-leading organization driving innovative care and technology. Get social with us and see what people are saying!

Glassdoor and LinkedIn: Kaiser Permanente
Facebook: Kaiser Permanente Thrive
Twitter: @KPCareers
YouTube: Kaiser Permanente Careers


Ref # 1307-1

August 2, 2016

Facility-Name: Saint Thomas West D & T Bldg. - Nashville, TN
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Assistant I and II
Shift: Evening

Description: Saint Thomas West D & T Bldg. is now hiring.

Sterile Processing Assistant I and II - Full Time Evening and Rotating shifts

Click here to apply.
http://careers.sthealth.com/

Ref # 1305-2

July 23, 2016

Job Title: Central Sterilization Technician
Position type: Full Time, Days
Company: South Nassau Communities Hospital
Location: Oceanside, Long Island NY

Description:
South Nassau Communities Hospital is currently seeking a Full Time Central Sterilization Technician, who will identify, sort, and process materials handled for the Delivery Room and the Operating Room. Additionally, the successful candidate will operate required sterilization equipment, frequently communicate to client-departments via telephone, and perform decontamination activities as required by the Departmental procedures.

Requirements:
- High School Diploma/GED/Equivalent
- Certification from IAHCSMM as a Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST)
- Must possess knowledge of surgical instrumentation and basic medical/surgical supplies
- Must have prior knowledge of sterilization and decontamination procedures
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to follow oral and written instructions

Physical Demands include lifting, pushing, and pulling carts; exposure to hot surfaces, works with supplies/instruments contaminated with blood and other body fluids.

Apply:
For immediate consideration, please apply online at: www.SouthNassauJobs.org

About South Nassau Communities Hospital:
Designated a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), South Nassau Communities Hospital is one of the region’s largest hospitals, with 455 beds, more than 900 physicians and 3,000 employees.  SNCH is an acute-care, not-for-profit teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art care in cardiac, oncologic, orthopedic, bariatric, pain management, mental health and emergency services. Located on the beautiful South Shore of Nassau County, LI, home of world-class golf and beaches, SNCH is only 30 minutes from all of the cultural attractions of NYC.

Visit us at: www.SouthNassau.org

EOE. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or marital status.


Ref # 1304-2

July 23, 2016

Job Title: Central Sterilization Technician, Endoscopy
Position type: Full Time, Varied Shift
Company: South Nassau Communities Hospital
Location: Oceanside, Long Island NY

Description:
South Nassau Communities Hospital is currently seeking a Full Time Central Sterilization Technician in our Endoscopy Department. The successful candidate will operate required sterilization equipment, frequently communicate to client-departments via telephone, and perform decontamination activities as required by the Departmental procedures.

Requirements:
- High School Diploma/GED/Equivalent
- Certification from IAHCSMM as a Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST)
- Must possess knowledge of surgical instrumentation and basic medical/surgical supplies
- Must have prior knowledge of sterilization and decontamination procedures
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to follow oral and written instructions

Physical Demands include lifting, pushing, and pulling carts; exposure to hot surfaces, works with supplies/instruments contaminated with blood and other body fluids.

Apply:
For immediate consideration, please apply online at: www.SouthNassauJobs.org

About South Nassau Communities Hospital:
Designated a Magnet® hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), South Nassau Communities Hospital is one of the region’s largest hospitals, with 455 beds, more than 900 physicians and 3,000 employees.  SNCH is an acute-care, not-for-profit teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art care in cardiac, oncologic, orthopedic, bariatric, pain management, mental health and emergency services. Located on the beautiful South Shore of Nassau County, LI, home of world-class golf and beaches, SNCH is only 30 minutes from all of the cultural attractions of NYC.

Visit us at: www.SouthNassau.org

EOE. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or marital status.


Ref # 1299-2

July 8, 2016

Facility-Name: Bon Secours Health System
Dept-Position: Central Sterile Tech &/or Lead Operations Tech
Shift: Variable

For those seeking more than just a career, take advantage of the CULTURE of compassionate care at Bon Secours Health System!

We are currently seeking certified and/or experienced Central Sterile Techs to join our expanding team in Richmond, VA!  Opportunities are full-time with variable shift options and include an amazing benefits package, featuring tuition reimbursement starting DAY ONE, paid time off, retirement, and a Wellness Incentive Program offering up to $900 a year!

If you are looking to take the LEAD in your career and have supervisory experience in Central Sterile, consider our Lead Sterile Operations position.  We have an immediate opening on night shift featuring a generous shift differential.

For more information, visit our website at https://careers.bonsecours.com or contact Melissa Bigos at 410-387-9997 or melissa_bigos@bshsi.org.

Ref # 1289-3

June 9, 2016

Facility-Name: SpecialtyCare
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Supervisor – Memphis, TN

Passionate, driven people dedicated to making a difference in healthcare.

SpecialtyCare sterile processing teams play a vital role in the health and well-being of our patients. By tracking and sterilizing vital surgical instruments, we reduce the risk of infection, lost instruments, incomplete trays, and surgeon frustration. Our certified technicians provide the expertise, quality control, and strict regulatory compliance to keep the operating room running smoothly. Our SPM supervisors and managers are also instrumental in overseeing operations, conducting in-service training, and working with hospital administrators and staff to find and implement efficiencies that provide on-time service delivery, reduce costs, and ensure patient safety.

Job Summary
As a Sterile Processing Supervisor you are responsible for leading and managing the day to day efforts of the sterile processing team at your facility.  It is your responsibility to ensure client satisfaction while also adhering to the highest quality and compliance standards. 
  • Assure 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 other regulatory agencies.
  • Sterilize instruments, equipment, linen and supplies using various types of autoclaves.  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 and after sterilization is completed.
  • 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.
  • Replace lost or damaged instruments as required to complete the tray.
  • Obtain, complete and submit all 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.
  • Motivates staff and promotes an environment for interdisciplinary team approach to achieve the goals of the hospital and SpecialtyCare.
  • May perform other work related duties as assigned.
Requirements
  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent, preferred.
  • Three years of sterile processing management experience.
  • CRCST certification or CBSPDS certification required.
  • Must have the ability to teach and have demonstrated ability in written and oral communications and interpersonal skills.
The Successful Candidate
The successful candidate must bring a high level of ethical, intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the team and company vision.  The following competencies are highly valued:
  • Strong relationship builder with exceptional interpersonal skills that can influence perceptions, decisions and actions of others through effective communications both within the organization and externally. 
  • Proven self-starter who works well both independently and in a team environment.
  • High energy, self-motivated individual whose style is effective in working with all levels of the organization to drive performance and continuous improvement using an analytical and metrics based approach.
  • Proven leadership and team building abilities.
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment and with a sense of urgency.
  • Lives the SpecialtyCare Values – Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Sense of Urgency, Continuous Improvement, and Accountability.
Benefits
SpecialtyCare is committed to supporting professional growth for our associates. Each associate is allocated funds for continuing education, membership fees, and dues for professional associations. We also provide tuition reimbursement or tuition repayment assistance.  We provide a full benefits package including a matching 401K and generous PTO plan. We also cover the cost of maintaining certification.

To Apply:  Please send resumes to Bashty Teague – Bashty.teague@specialtycare.net.

SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will

Ref # 1288-3

June 9, 2016

Facility-Name: SpecialtyCare
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Technician

Passionate, driven people dedicated to making a difference in healthcare.

Join our Sterile Processing Team in Memphis TN!!!  Relocation assistance provided.

SpecialtyCare sterile processing teams play a vital role in the health and well-being of our patients. By tracking and sterilizing vital surgical instruments, we reduce the risk of infection, lost instruments, incomplete trays, and surgeon frustration. Our certified technicians provide the expertise, quality control, and strict regulatory compliance to keep the operating room running smoothly. Our SPM supervisors and managers are also instrumental in overseeing operations, conducting in-service training, and working with hospital administrators and staff to find and implement efficiencies that provide on-time service delivery, reduce costs, and ensure patient safety.

Job Summary
As a Sterile Processing Technician with SpecialtyCare you are responsible for decontamination, cleaning, processing and sterilization of supplies and equipment dispensed by the department following infection control practices.  It is your responsibility to ensure client satisfaction while also adhering to the highest quality and compliance standards. 
  • Assure 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 other regulatory agencies.
  • Sterilize instruments, equipment, linen and supplies using various types of autoclaves.
  • 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:
  • 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.
  • May perform other work related duties as assigned.
Requirements
  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent, preferred.
  • CRCST certification or CBSPDS certification required.
  • Previous experience in sterile processing preferred but not required.
  • Must have a thorough knowledge aseptic technique, sterilization techniques, infection control requirements, and a basic knowledge of medical/surgical procedure and terminology.
The Successful Candidate
The successful candidate must bring a high level of ethical, intellectual, professional and personal values that complement the team and company vision.  The following competencies are highly valued:
  • Works well in a fast-paced environment and with a sense of urgency.
  • Proven self-starter who works well both independently and in a team environment.
  • Focused on producing quality work.
  • Lives the SpecialtyCare Values – Integrity, Respect, Teamwork, Sense of Urgency, Continuous Improvement, and Accountability.
Benefits
SpecialtyCare is committed to supporting professional growth for our associates. Each associate is allocated funds for continuing education, membership fees, and dues for professional associations. We also provide tuition reimbursement or tuition repayment assistance.  We provide a full benefits package including a matching 401K and generous PTO plan. We also cover the cost of maintaining certification.

To Apply:  Please send resumes to Bashty Teague – Bashty.teague@specialtycare.net.

SpecialtyCare is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer
Employment with SpecialtyCare is at-will

Ref # 1275-6

April 29, 2016

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

The Certified Sterile Processing Technician reports to the Nurse Manager. Under general supervision of the department manager, shift supervisor or designee, the Certified Sterile Processing Technician performs instrument production, case assembly, sterile processing, and decontamination of surgical instruments in compliance with medical center policies and procedures, state, local and federal requirements. This position will also function as a preceptor to new hires.

High school diploma or equivalent (GED) and current certification in sterile processing from a nationally recognized sterilization certification body and a minimum of two years work experience as a certified sterile processing technician required. Work involves close adherence to departmental, hospital and regulatory agency compliance to policies and procedures. Must be able to maintain all appropriate records and documentation in accordance with regulatory standards. Must be able to work under pressure while maintaining a high volume of production with a low error rate. Must be able to perform efficacy testing and accurate interpretation, reporting, and recording of results. Shift, weekend and holiday rotation will be required. Employee will be required to maintain active certification status while employed to include all required continuing education requirements. Must perform as a preceptor.

Current certification in sterile processing from a nationally recognized sterilization certification body required and must be maintained as a condition of employment.

Please submit an application online
http://www.applymuscjobs.com/postings/20112


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