Sterile Processing Manager

  • Lake Charles Memorial Hospital
  • Lake Charles, LA 70601
  • Oct 08, 2021

Job Description

Sterile Processing Manager The SPD manager provides professional patient services within assigned unit of hospital, in support of medical care as directed by medical staff and pursuant to objectives and policies of the hospital. They are responsible for sterile processing services throughout the health care system.


Education: Graduate of approved School of Nursing, Sterile Processing School, or Surgical Tech. Experience: As required by department/unit Technical Skills: As required by department/unit License/Certification: Current Louisiana Registered Nurse License or Multi - state compact license if RN. Certification of CBSPD for Sterile Processing, or Certification for Surgical Tech. Key Responsibilities: Coordinates and executes daily SP schedule. Communicates with Director, and OR management to identify daily priorities. Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner Generated solutions and attention to detail Generates daily and relief assignments of personnel Works with educator to achieve optimal orientation for new employees. Prioritizes sterilization by acuity with required (Level 1 Trauma) Communicates with multidiscipline within LCMH Ensures required emergency equipment is available. Executes directives to lead techs. Assists in development, implementation and enforcement of department initiatives, Performance Improvement, Healthy Workforce, and AAMI standards. Creates and manages staff schedule Serves and liaison between Director and Staff Proficient use of the Censitrac instrument management system. Role Model for employees as evidenced by: Delegating appropriate workload Balancing team and individual responsibilities Exhibiting sound and accurate judgement Sets clear expectations and follow through Seeks additional responsibilities from Director Completes annual staff evaluations Prepares and manages contracts for items associated with Sterile Processing, Maintains inventory management for sterile instruments Creates and maintains SPD policy and procedures.

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