Location: Aurora, CO, United States
Category: Technicians/Patient Care Support
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 61698
Date Posted: Nov 10, 2022
Serves as an information and communication conduit between the Sterile Processing Department (SPD) and the Operating Room (OR). Aids in smoothing out operations by problem solving behind the scenes.
Work Schedule: Full Time Nights
Coordinates surgical instrument and case needs from SPD to the Operating Room. Acts as a liaison between SPD and the Operating room by communicating and assisting in real time instrument/supply needs. Communicates any conflicts and turnovers with OR room and SPD prep and pack supervisor/lead/manager.
Utilizes expert knowledge to insure quality control. Assists in managing inventory of all instrument trays and locations.
Evaluates case equipment needs and proactively communicates plan for equipment prioritization. Utilizes this knowledge to recommend instrument purchasing.
May function as a preceptor for new sterile processing technicians.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
The pay range for this position is: $22.14 - $28.78 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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