Sterile Processing Technician processes and maintains supply of patient care articles, performs, monitors, and documents sterilization process and prepares supplies, surgical case carts and instrument sets; delivers, exchanges, and restocks express team carts according to department standards. Prepares linen for various specialty department and in-hospital needs; maintains equipment pool; performs inventory control functions, participates in service education.
High School graduate/GED. Certified Central Processing Technician. Knowledge of decontamination, assembly of surgical instrumentation including Navigation, laparoscopic, spine, arthroscopic,vendor trays Knowledge of sterilization including Pre-Vac and VPRO. Ability to work in a high stress environment where the multiple demands of a busy operating room dictate ever-changing prioritization of activity.