Sterile Processing Technician
Accurately document & maintain daily records of all QA & sterilization functions according to regulatory agency & Infection Control standards.
Policies & Procedures: Adheres to Organizational & Departmental policies & procedures.
Staff Development: Participate in department employee orientation (DEO), meetings, & employee evaluation & competency programs.
Maintains current Sterile Processing Technician Certification.
May assist in departmental in services & training.
Decontamination Skills: Wears personal protective equipment.
Inspects, disassembles, sorts, cleans, & processes reusable instrumentation & equipment.
Selects & operates specialized cleaning equipment.
Follows manufacturer recommendations for use of cleaning agents.
Follows device manufactures cleaning guidelines.
Maintains adequate cleaning supplies.
As designated reprocesses endoscopes.
Instrumentation Assembly 2 Identifies, inspects, & assembles all general & specialty instruments, various power equipment, laser & endoscopic instruments per specifications & manufacturer recommendations.
Preparation & Packaging: According to manufacturer guidelines, selects & prepares packaging materials for the sterilization of reusable instrumentation.
Principles of Sterilization: Selects appropriate method of sterilization.
Maintains accurate sterilization records.
Properly loads & unloads sterilization cart items.
Verifies that sterilization parameters have been met before distribution of load.
Equipment & Supply Mgmt: Collect, clean, check, distribute, & track patient care equipment.
As designated, order patient care equipment, inventory assigned supply areas for replenishment, & rotate stock appropriately & stocks general & surgical carts.
Report all malfunctioning equipment to appropriate department.
Workplace Safety: Demonstrates awareness of personal & work area safety at all times.
Complies w/ facility safety policies & procedures, including those for bloodborne pathogens & communicable diseases.
Posted: Sep 19, 2022
Location: Roseville, California
Employment Type: Contract