WellStar Health Systems Sterile Processing Tech - AMCS in east point, Georgia
At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.
The Sterile Processing Technician provides a key service WellStar to ensure equipment consistently meets the highest quality and safety standards. The individual in this role must be skilled in following protocols with a high level of attention to detail.
This position receives and processes incoming supplies and equipment including performing cleaning and sterilizing duties. He she is responsible for handling, properly processing and storing crucial medical instruments. He/she is responsible for sterilizer equipment monitoring for adherence to performance specifications, including inspection and documentation. He/she prepares packs of supplies, linens, and instruments in Central Sterile Supply or Materials Management as directed.
Required Minimum Education: High school graduate or equivalent. Basic computer skills are required. Graduate of an accredited sterile processing/central service curriculum desired.
Required Minimum Certification: Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association or obtain within the first 6 months of employment. Must be certified in one of the following within one year of employment:
CRCST-Certified Registered Central Service Technician (IAHCS)
CSPDT-Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician (CBSPD)
Required Minimum Experience : Two years of central supply/sterile processing experience OR a graduate from an accredited sterile processing/central service program preferred.
Required Minimum Skills: Must be able to retain knowledge of identification and necessary handling requirements of surgical instruments and medical supplies and equipment. Must be able to understand, speak, and write English well to communicate with the nursing, technical and medical staff.
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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.
WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.
Department Sterile Processing
Facility WellStar Atlanta Medical Center
Category Allied Health
City East Point
Shift Days, Weekend Option