Working under direct supervision, responsible and accountable for all activities and competencies related to sterile processing. Ensures that instrumentation and equipment needed for surgery and various medical exams has been sterilized and assembled in accordance with regulatory guidelines and hospital policy. Ensures compliance with all record keeping requirements. Assists with ordering and procuring equipment and instrumentation as needed.
Two (2) years of experience in performing SPD duties in an acute care facility.
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.
Sterile Processing Tech Certification.
Knowledge of effective inventory storage and retrieval practices.
Knowledge of sterilization process of surgical instruments.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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