Central Sterile, Technician
Company: Del Sol Medical Center
Location: El Paso
Posted on: October 13, 2019
Description SHIFT: No Weekends
FACILITY SUMMARYDel Sol Medical Center is a Level II Trauma, 347
bed acute care TJC accredited hospital.-- Within our hospital
campus, we also house an Inpatient, CARF accredited Rehabilitation
Hospital.-- We are located on the Eastside of El Paso, Texas right
off of Interstate 10.-- We provide exceptional patient care
services to the El Paso and Fort Bliss communities, as well as
Southern New Mexico and West Texas Regions.-- POSITION SUMMARYThe
SPD tech works in the decontamination room cleaning and assembling
surgical instruments, performs other duties as needed.--ESSENTIAL
- Cleans and decontaminates surgical instruments and equipment
using detergents and disinfecting solutions.
- Wraps, seals, and labels items that are to be sterilized.
- Sterilizes instruments, equipment, surgical linen, and related
supplies using plasma and steam sterilizers according to
- Prepares surgical packs, instruments, dressing, and treatment
trays according to prescribed procedures.
- Stores sterilized and prepared supplies and equipment in
designated areas or returns to user departments.
- Inventories equipment used and records daily patient charges
using a computer.
- Informs bio-med of equipment no longer service able or other
problems that arise.
- Compiles department statistics and files information as
assigned.Qualifications EDUCATION REQUIREDHigh school diploma or
G.E.D. equivalent.--LICENSURE/CERTIFICATIONCertification for
Sterile Processing preferred.-- --EXPERIENCE RQUIRED OR PREFERREDAt
least six months of SPD, operating room or related experience
desirable.--SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIESKnowledge of surgical
instruments, tray set ups, sterilizing techniques, and basic SPD
practices. Ability to operate the plasma and steam sterilizer, and
related equipment safely and efficiently;
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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