Sterile Proc Tech at Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems in Richmond, Virginia

Posted in Other 3 days ago.





Job Description:

78252Central Sterile ProcessinFull time1: Days




  • JOB SUMMARY




    • The chief objective of this position:




      • Under the supervision of a Sterile Processing Supervisor and or Manager, performs a variety of indirect patient care activities. This includes decontamination of surgical instruments and sterilization of instruments, supplies and equipment. Ensures all necessary instruments and supplies are prepared and ready for assembly on case carts. Observes strict patient confidentiality following all HIPAA rules and regulations. Maintains a clean and safe environment.





    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:





      • Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST)or Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician (CSPDT) or Surgical Tech (CST or TS-C or CORST) certification preferred*

        *Must achieve CRCST,CSPDT, CST, TS-C or CORST certification within 24 months of hire








    • Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:




      • CRCST,CSPDT, CST, TS-C or CORST certification must be achieved within 24 months of hire





    • Experience REQUIRED:




      • None required





    • Experience PREFERRED




      • Previous work experience as a Sterile Processing Technician or healthcare related position





    • Education/training REQUIRED:




      • High School Diploma or equivalent


      • See above





    • Education/training PREFERRED:




      • Completion of International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM) certification preparation course