Hospital Corporation Of America (HCA) Sterile Processing Tech Certified in Denver, Colorado

Job Code: 09891-70845 Part-time No Weekends HCA has been recognized as a WORLD S MOST ADMIRED COMPANY in the HealthCare Medical Facilities Industry by FORTUNE MAGAZINE. The Ambulatory SurgeryDivision of HCA operates and jointly owns with physicians 130+ surgerycenters across the United States. Our cases are performed Monday-Friday whichmeans NO NIGHTS, NO WEEKENDS, OR ON-CALL will be required. The size of oursurgery centers naturally creates a culture where everyone knows one anotherwith a shared focus on providing the best possible experience for those thatwe serve. We are currently in search of additional members to join our team! We value you and your future. We provide multiple health insurance planoptions, tuition reimbursement, and many more programs to cover a widevariety of today s life and family needs. In addition to your salary andhealth insurance benefits, HCA provides a matching 401k as well as anEmployee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP). Members of HCA receive consumerdiscounts on cell phones, hotels, rental cars, and many others.Interviews are being set immediately, you are encouraged to apply today!OPERATIONAL DUTIES: Demonstrates knowledge related to maintenance, cleanliness, andsterilization of instruments and equipment. Maintains a sanitary environmentfor the provision of patient care. Demonstrates knowledge of high level disinfection and sterilization ofendoscopy equipment. (Maintains daily log, testing for efficacy ofdisinfecting solution with each cycle, performs biological tests andcompletes log, as per facility policies). Monitors and records all test loads and sterilization cycles; reportsany deviation from normal functioning to OR Coordinator or Nurse Manager. Maintains accurate records for PM s for equipment; reports anydeviation from normal functioning to Nurse Manager. Maintains accurate log for equipment out for repair. Receives all soiled instrumentation and implements the appropriatedecontamination process per manufacturer instructions. Practices Standards Precautions. Utilizes required Personal Protective Equipment. Prepares the Decontamination and Clean room with supplies and equipmentneeded. Reprocesses instrumentation for sterilization. Tests operational efficiency of Instrumentation prior to reprocessing andreports problems to Nurse Manager. Wraps trays and individual items according to establishedpolicy/procedure. Labels each item with name and expiration date. Monitors all instrumentation for proper sterilization prior to releasingfor use. Performs required quality controls e.g. Bowie Dick, DART, BiologicalMonitoring, Disinfecting Solution Efficacy Testing, Test Strips. Understands concept of short cycle and it is appropriate to use tosterilize and/or disinfect instruments for immediate use. EDUCATION: Training in basic aseptic technique and sterile processing. Graduate of a Sterile Processing Program preferred.EXPERIENCE: One year experience in surgical instrument sterilization processing;preferably in an acute care or ambulatory surgery center environment.CERTIFICATION/LICENSE: Valid BCLS Certification upon employment***online certification notacceptable. Certification in Central Processing. Technical Diploma Last Edited: 04/12/2018Diversity is valued and actively promoted in the workforce at all levels. Westrive to celebrate cultural and other differences and consider them strengthsof the organization.We are committed to:Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated withfairness, dignity and respect.Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients andcommunities we serve.Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicantsfor employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender,national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation,genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or anyother legally