Sterile Processing Technician
Company: SCL Health
Location: Grand Junction
Posted on: September 13, 2020
You. You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as
a Sterile Processing Technician. You know how to stay organized and
move fast. You respond calmly in high pressure situations. You re
generous with your thoughts, your partnership and especially your
passion for patient safety. You re great at what you do, but you
want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that
while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible. Us.
St. Mary s Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,
nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered
care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in Grand Junction, one
of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission is to bring
health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your
family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision
coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it
encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, we ve
launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health.
Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools,
tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also
offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
We. Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace.
We ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity. We ll laugh at
each other s jokes (even the bad ones). We ll hello and high five.
We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of
spirituality in healing. We re proud of what we know, which
includes how much there is to learn.
Your day. As a Sterile Processing Tech, you need to know how to:
Operate and monitor sterilization equipment.
Disassemble carts and follow Universal Precautions for
Sterilize, disinfect durable medical equipment and instruments,
package clean supplies and instruments, maintain records for all
instruments and transport sterilized items to the floor.
Assemble sterilized instruments and recheck all instruments for
cleanliness and/or impairment. Properly check power equipment.
Take measures to allow for easy instrument tracking including
following labeling processes, use of engraver, reporting and
documenting all missing instruments and implants replaced in
Communicate the equipment and instrument inventory status with the
Central Processing staff and Surgery Charge Nurse including order
status, back orders and/or changes.
Respond to emergency situations by insuring all emergency, trauma
and add-on cases are supplied properly and delivered to the
Operating Room in a timely manner.
Utilize applications and technology to accurately facilitate record
keeping in accordance with State and Federal regulations.
Provide on the job training on the job training (OJT) to newly
hired associates in the department.
Your experience. We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect
excellence, which is why we require: High School Diploma or
Certified Registered Central Supply Technician (CRCST) or Certified
Sterile Processing Department Technician (CSPDT) or Certified
Surgical Technician (CST), preferred
Previous experience in a hospital or clinic operating room,
Your next move. Now that you know more about being a Sterile
Processing Tech on our team we hope you ll join us. At SCL Health
you ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you
were called to it in the first place.
Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis
of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or
access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or
activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and
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