Sterile Processing Tech ATRMC
FTE/Hours: FTE: 1.000000
Asante is more than a great hospital system in an amazing location. We are a community of passionate providers and service-focused caregivers who collaborate to deliver amazing patient outcomes; a place where titles don't matter as much as your creativity, drive, and passion.
Our culture, values and people create an environment of sustained medical excellence. All three Asante hospitals have earned five stars from CMS for overall quality -- the top rating given. In fact, Asante accounts for three of the five Oregon hospitals to achieve this rare honor.You can see our many other quality awards and accolades HERE.
The Sterile Processing Technician is responsible for disassembly, cleaning, decontamination, reassemble, sterile preparation, sterilization, storage and distribution of all instrument trays, sets, medical surgical supplies and equipment that are required for the care of the patients. Following infection control practices and aseptic technique.
As the Sterile Processing Technician at Asante you will have the opportunity to:
·Follow infection control practices and aseptic technique, preferred
·Work in a field that has career potential, preferred
·High school graduate or equivalent
·Previous experience in a customer service field exhibiting excellence in teamwork and communication is required
·Previous experience in the health care industry or related field, preferred
·Previous knowledge of surgical instruments, procedures and supplies needed for the care of patients, preferred
·General understanding of the uses and functions of medical/surgical supplies, preferred
·Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician (CSPDT) by CBSPD,preferred
·Certified Registered Central Service Technician - certified by IAHCSMM course,preferred
·This position requires excellent organization and customer service skills
·Must be able to interact effectively with all levels of personnel within Asante
·Must be able to independently organize and follow through with detailed work
·Ability to convey enthusiasm to others
·Ability to clearly communicate between staff, shifts and other departments
·Must be able to maintain composure and work under stress as a team member
·Must be able to work independently with little or no supervision
What We Offer
·Competitive starting wage
·Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, and wellness
·Excellent retirement package with up to 6% employer contribution
·Generous Earned Time Off
·Tuition reimbursement after one year of service
About Asante and Southern Oregon
Asante is a local, community owned and governed, not-for-profit organization that provides comprehensive health care services to more than 550,000 people in a nine-county area of Southern Oregon and Northern California. It includes Asante Ashland Community Hospital in Ashland, Asante Rogue Regional Medical Center in Medford, Asante Three Rivers Medical Center in Grants Pass, Asante Physician Partners throughout the Rogue Valley, and additional health care partnerships. Virtually all medical specialties and services are represented within an organization dedicated to providing exceptional care. With over 5,000 employees, Asante's entities offer outstanding opportunities for career advancement and professional growth. At Asante your work positively impacts your family, friends, neighbors and the community. Experience the difference in how you work, how you live and how you connect.
At Asante we are defined by our values traits that guide us as we serve patients and the community:
Excellence - Respect - Honesty - Service Teamwork
Asante is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.