Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, United States
Category: Technicians/Patient Care Support
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 144242
Date Posted: Aug 6, 2023
Summary: Memorial Hospital North
Performs entry level core sterile processing functions.
Work Schedule: Full Time Nights
Instrument and equipment decontamination and cleaning following IFU’s while having the ability to disassemble items before choosing appropriate cleaning method. Performs visual inspection of instruments and equipment prior to appropriate assembly and packaging of instruments or equipment.
Performs appropriate sterilization of instrument and equipment based on IFUs while inspecting and ensuring all external indicators, filters and labels are appropriate.
Performs routine cleaning and sterilizer testing, including biological monitoring, leak testing, and bowie dick tests as appropriate.
Documents work performed utilizing instrument tracking software/paper documentation as required.
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.
* Certified Registered Central Services Technician
* Certified Sterile Processing & Distribution Technician
Minimum Required Education:
* High School diploma or GED.
* Certified as a CSPDT (Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician) from CBSPD or CRCST (Certified Registered Central Service Technician) from Healthcare Sterile Processing Association (HSPA).
* None required.
* Preferred: 3 months' certified experience.
The pay range for this position is: $21.49 - $27.94 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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