Central Sterile Tech (Cert.) - Full Time - Evening

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Job ID: 58213
Area of Interest: Service
Location: Baltimore, MD US
Hours of Work: 3p-11:30p
Job Facility: UMMC Midtown Campus
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: EVENING
What You Will Do:

Main Function: Performs sterile processing and instrument tray assembly in accordance with JCAHO and AORN regulatory requirements.  Responsible for the collection, cleaning, assembly and distribution of medical equipment to patient care areas.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. 1. Process, inspect, and pack complex instrument trays utilized in surgery, labor and deliver and nursing services.
2. Performs processing and assembly of ERT and special carts, including documentation of same in the absence of available Central Supply Distribution personnel.
3. Operates steam and Sterrad sterilizers to include proper documentation.
4. Performs visual inspection of packages during and after processing, checking for damage, expiration or correct labeling.
5. Decontaminate and clean reusable items and medical equipment according to department procedures.
6. Performs housekeeping duties related to supply processing.
7. Dispense supplies and/or equipment to designated areas based on par levels or requisition.
8. Adheres to the Hospital and Central Sterile policies, procedures and safety precautions.
9. Conducts routine inspections of CSP and user storage areas to assure quality of sterile items.
10. Perform other department duties as assigned.
11. Demonstrates the use of equipment in a safe and proper manner.
Demonstrates support and compliance with the Maryland General Health System and subsidiary corporations’ mission, vision, philosophy, goals, objectives and policies



What You Need to Be Successful:

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Certified in Sterile Processing from a recognized association such as; International Association of Health care Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) or National Institute for the Certification of Healthcare Sterile Processing and Distribution Personnel (NICHSPDP) is required.
  • Three years of experience in sterile processing and instrumentation, unless promoted from within.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
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