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Ref # 1306-1

July 27, 2016

Job Title: Manager of Sterile Processing
Company: Centura Health
Location: Parker Adventist Hospital, Parker, CO
Apply online at http://bit.ly/2a9YG8H
Explore a career with Centura Health, Colorado’s largest, integrated health network.

Position Summary
This position manages the day-to-day activities related to the decontamination, processing, sterilization, and distribution of equipment and sterile supplies. Develops a quality improvement plan, work process standards and performance goals to ensure optimal service delivery and patient care. Responsible for staffing, training, performance management, compliance and fiscal management of departmental assets. Demonstrates an attitude consistent with the hospital’s mission, vision and values.

Minimum Education Requirements
Associates Degree in Nursing, Business or related field
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Business or related field, preferred

Minimum Experience Requirements
Three years of sterile processing experience
Two years of leadership experience
Knowledge of all regulatory guidelines and standards of practice as it relates to AAMI, AORN, Joint Commission and OSHA

License/Certifications
Sterile Processing and Distribution Certification (CRCST), Certified Instrument Specialist (CIS) or Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) or International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management Certificate (IAHCSMM) or Certified in Healthcare Leadership Certification (CHL) required

Be part of an award-winning cardiac care network while experiencing great people, pay and benefits. Learn more or apply online Job ID (78994) or contact our recruiter Hailey Meseraull (HaileyMeseraull@Centura.Org).

About Parker Adventist Hospital:
Known locally as the “full-service community hospital doing some big things,” Parker Adventist Hospital, (located at E-470 and Parker Road), offers leading medical experts, the latest technology and a broad array of clinical services. Ranked among the top hospitals in the nation for patient satisfaction, Parker Hospital performs complex spine and brain surgery along with weight-loss and joint-replacement surgery. We have a Level II Trauma Center and a Birthplace with a Level IIIA NICU caring for babies born as early as 28 weeks. Opened 10 years ago and still growing, the entire team is incredibly vibrant, skilled, enthusiastic, innovative and motivated. The sense of “newness” felt at Parker is a big aspect of the culture and the high patient and employee satisfaction scores speak volumes about the care and the environment. Every associate at Parker lives its culture of “relationship based care” each day – treating every patient, family and team member like WE would want to be cared for. For more information about Parker Adventist Hospital and joining the team, visit http://www.parkerhospital.org/.
Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Non-Nicotine/Non-Tobacco Employer, M/F/D/V. See all our careers at careers.centura.org


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 # 1303-1

July 23, 2016

Facility-Name: Chambersburg Hospital
Dept-Position: CLINICAL MANAGER - STERILE PROCESSING
Shift: Full-time, 8-hour flexible day with rotation as needed

Description: Requisition number 1213

Graduate from an accredited school of nursing or accredited school of Surgical Technology. Evidence of participation in educational programs to update and maintain knowledge and clinical skills.

Experience applying customer service behaviors and communication skills required. Minimum 3 years of experience as an Operating Room Registered Nurse or Surgical Technician in an acute care Operating Room. Must be computer literate with proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint preferred. Organizational, interpersonal, analytical and time-management skills are essential.

Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in Pennsylvania or Certified Surgical Technologist with certification in Sterile Processing (CSPDT) within 24 months and Sterile Processing Management (CSPM) within 36 months.

EOE Apply online at www.summithealth.org


Ref # 1302-1

July 22, 2016

Facility-Name: Providence Health & Services
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Technician
Shift: 1.0 FTE, evening shift position

Providence is calling a Sterile Processing Technician to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA.

This is a 1.0 FTE, evening shift position.

We are seeking a detail-oriented individual to provide the critical hospital service of sterilizing surgical instruments, tools and other medical equipment.

In this position you will:
  • Select and use effective and safe sterilization procedures and cleaning methods
  • Operate and maintain cleaning, sanitizing and sterilization equipment
  • Maintain and prepare inventory of case carts
  • Assemble sterilized instruments into specialized sets for surgical procedures and case carts for booked and emergency surgery
  • Use computers to order supplies, and process and maintain records
Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Completion of Central Services Technician or Surgery Technologist training program
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
  • Hospital sterile processing or health care materials management experience
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state's most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of Epic electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient's experience throughout the continuum of care.

The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep.

The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/index.html

Our Mission
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Answer the call. Providenceiscalling.jobs
When applying online, please reference job number 124790.

Apply online:
http://50.73.55.13/counter.php?id=74365

Providence Health & Services is an equal opportunity employer who provides competitive benefits, a drug-free workplace and supports work/life balance.


Ref # 1301-1

July 15, 2016

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 South San Francisco, California.

Manager, Sterile Processing

In this role, you will manage the services and departments in providing patient care equipment and surgical instrumentation reprocessing functions including: collection, decontamination, assembly, sterilization, high-level disinfection, and distribution. You will manage the surgical instrument inventory and supplies supporting departmental activities. You will serve as a subject matter expert and resource for product reprocessing needs as well as developing and ensuring compliance with departmental budget. Other duties will include managing fixed departmental equipment and plant property; and working collaboratively with other departments and units to ensure efficient, safe, and effective instrument and equipment availability. In addition, you will model excellence in customer service, ensure the highest standards for both internal and external constituent satisfaction.   

Qualifications include:
  • At least three years of experience in an acute or ambulatory-care sterile processing department; five years of experience in an acute-care sterile processing department preferred
  • At least one year of supervisory experience; three years of progressive supervisory experience preferred
  • At least one year of experience in preparing for local, state, and/or federal survey and/or The Joint Commission
  • A bachelor’s degree in business, manufacturing, health care administration, public health, or health sciences, or five years of experience in an acute or ambulatory care sterile processing department and two years of supervisory experience with a high school diploma or GED
  • A current Sterile Processing Technician certification (CSPDT or CRCST) from International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) or Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD)
  • Certification in Leadership Certification (CHL) preferred
  • Certified Instrument Specialist (CIS) preferred
  • BLS certification preferred
  • 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 429233.

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

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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!

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Ref # 1300-1

July 12, 2016

Facility-Name: CTL Consulting, LLC
Dept-Position: Director, Central Sterile Processing

Director, Central Sterile Processing

We are seeking an exceptional leader for our client, a 400-plus, not-for-profit hospital as follows:
  • Oversee the day-to-day operations for Central Sterile Processing and a staff of 30 that includes a strong support team of two Supervisors and a Lead Tech for nights
  • This state-of-the-art Surgical Services department performs over 15,000 surgeries annually in their Main and Outpatient ORs and is strongly supported financially by the hospital.  Surgeries include trauma, general, vascular, and robotics
  • Position reports to the Senior Director of Surgical Services who has 245 FTEs and reports to the CNO
  • Exceptional salary, commensurate with education and experience; relocation program; attractive benefits; plus an up to 20 percent Management Incentive Program
Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • CRCST certification preferred
  • Ideal candidate has a minimum of three years of proven leadership experience in Central Sterile 
The Hospital:
  • This financially sound and profitable 400-plus bed, not-for-profit hospital is a Level II Trauma Center
  • Onsite Master’s programs, shared governance structure, and commitment to the Magnet journey
  • One of the area’s most respected employers and is named a US News & World Report Best Regional Hospital
  • Centers of Excellence in women’s health, cardiac, cancer, orthopedics, and emergency
  • With an extensive range of inpatient and outpatient services, from its Level III NICU, to its award-winning cardiovascular and orthopedic programs, to home health and hospice, this hospital provides a lifetime of care
The Community:
  • Located in the suburbs of a major metropolitan area in Missouri, this community enjoys a low cost of living, affordable housing, abundant cultural opportunities, as well as both college and professional sports. 
Posted on behalf of client by:  CTL Consulting, LLC
CTL Consulting, LLC is an executive search firm specializing in the field of healthcare.  We represent healthcare providers nationwide with proven success in community and rural hospitals, as well as large academic medical centers.

For details, contact:
Debbie Nord Morse
dmorse@ctlrecruitment.com
(866) 334-1069, ext. 13
Or, apply online at www.ctlrecruitment.com


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 # 1298-1

June 30, 2016

Facility-Name: Lexington Medical Center
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing/ Certified Sterile Processing Tech
Shift: Second/Third

Basic Function:

Responsible for supporting the daily operations that relate to the reprocessing of instrumentation including decontamination, cleaning, assembly, packaging, and sterilizing instruments, trays, and equipment for the hospital and affiliate physicians offices. Responsible for case cart preparation and delivery as well as the replenishment of Operating Room supplies stored within the Sterile Processing Department. Sterile processing technicians will be cross trained in all areas of the department and may participate in precepting new employees if directed by the manager.

Techs must have a high level of integrity by following all internal procedures and external regulatory processes.

Qualifications:

Minimal Qualifications:
  • High School graduate 
  • Basic computer skills and aptitude
  • Current Certification for sterile processing maintained thru approved Sterile Processing organization.
1.Working knowledge of aseptic principles and techniques.

2.Working knowledge of instruments, how they are cleaned and sterilized.

3.Working knowledge of the use of steam and Sterrad equipment and any other equipment used in decontamination, cleaning and sterilization of surgical instruments and equipment.

4.Certification maintained thru approved Sterile Processing organization (IAHCSMM or CBSPD). Documentation submitted as evidence of educational requirements fulfilled and certification maintained.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Completion of a Sterile Processing Technician program 
  • One year experience in Sterile Processing or related field preferred and/or if candidate has successfully completed an approved Sterile Processing education program.
Contact:

Tiffany Peake
West Columbia/SC/29169
Phone Number: 8037912960
Fax Number: 8037912663
Job Email: tcpeake@lexhealth.org


Ref # 1297-1

June 28, 2016

Facility-Name: Meridian Health
Dept-Position: Sterile Processing Technician/ CS (TECHNICIAN SPD CERTIFIED)
Shift: Day Shift

The certified SPD technician performs all tasks associated with the processing of surgical instruments and medical devices including cleaning, decontamination, assembly, sterilization/high level disinfection; monitoring of environmental conditions, sterilization processes, and HLD processes; assembly and dispatching of case carts and emergency carts; and inventory and ordering of SPD supplies.

**Per diem and full time (evening/night) positions available now! Positions available are located in Neptune, Brick, Red Bank, Holmdel, and Manahawkin in New Jersey. 
  • Responsible for cleaning and decontamination functions.
  • Instrument identification, inspection, care and handling, and assembly of procedural and surgical trays and sets.
  • High level disinfection of instruments and medical devices.
  • Steam and Sterrad sterilization of instruments and medical devices.
  • Performs and records all quality control monitoring processes.
  • Performs and records all quality control monitoring processes.
  • Checks for packaging integrity and expiration dates on all sterile items.
  • Assembly and distribution of case carts and emergency carts.
  • Responsible for SPD supplies.
Required
  • High School diploma
  • SPD Certified by IAHCSMM or CBSPD
A minimum of 1-2 years of professional experience as an SPD Tech is highly preferred

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/9jdyznx6xr


Ref # 1292-2

June 10, 2016

Facility-Name: SIPS Consults
Dept-Position: Leaders in Training Program - Dallas, TX
Shift: Varies

Description: Do you feel trapped in a position without the time or resources needed to move to the next level? SIPS is looking for stars with 3-5 years of lead, supervisor or manager experience. Must have exceptional work history, excellent customer service, leadership skills, be self-motivated and ready to go to the next level 

If this is you, email your resume' to kpadilla@sipsconsults.com . We are only accepting correspondence by email. 

To be considered applicants must send:
3 most recent performance evaluations
2 professional references

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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