Sterile Processing Tech (Cert) AACH
Sterile Processing Technician Certified Position Overview
The Sterile Processing Technician Certified 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.
As the Sterile Processing Technician Certified at Asante you will have the opportunity to:
·Follow infection control practices and aseptic techniques.
·High school diploma or equivalent
·Knowledge of sterilization practices, instrumentation, decontamination processes, medical/surgical supplies and patient related equipment
·Knowledge of surgical instrument trays, sets and single instruments
oKnowledge of surgical procedures and supplies needed on specific cases.General understanding of the uses and functions of medical/surgical supplies
oOne year previous sterile processing experience working with instruments, steam and ETO gas sterilizers, surgery cart systems and instrument decontamination
·Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician (CSPDT) by CBSPD
·Certified Registered Central Service Technician - certified by IAHCSMM (Sterile Processing)
·This position requires excellent organization and customer service skills.
·Must be able to interact effectively with all levels of personnel within Asante and outside agencies.
·Must be able to independently organize and follow through with detail 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.
Compensation & Benefits
·Excellent salary, including bonus potential
·Comprehensive benefits including medical, dental and vision care
·Excellent retirement package with up to a 6% employer contribution
·Generous work/life balance incentive
·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 Partnersthroughout 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, Asantes 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 believe that we are defined by our values the 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.