Central Sterile Tech
Company: UNC Health Care
Posted on: November 22, 2021
DescriptionBecome part of an inclusive organization with over
40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Summary:Processes
and issues routine and specialized medical/surgical supplies and
instruments used in the care and treatment of patients. Cleans,
high-level disinfects/sterilizes, and packages medical and surgical
instrument trays and inventories.Responsibilities:1. Assembles
baskets of instruments, basin sets and equipment using appropriate
check lists and prepares for sterilization.2. Assembles sets of
supplies and instruments used in a variety of clinical settings.
Checks for cleanliness and functionality (i.e. sharpness of
scissors, smooth movement of hinged instruments, etc.)3.
Decontaminates, disinfects and thoroughly cleans supplies,
instruments and equipment used in a variety of procedures.4.
Distributes instruments, equipment and supplies to appropriate
location.5. Monitors and maintains adequate levels of supplies,
instruments and equipment.6. Monitors equipment for malfunctions.
Makes minor repairs. Notifies appropriate staff of need for more
major repairs.7. Demonstrates proficiency in reprocessing and
maintenance of endoscopes and other endoscopic equipment per
high-level disinfection (HLD) policy and manufacturer instructions
(IFU). Maintain scope washers and washer adapters. Check detergent
levels and effectiveness of disinfectant as per policy. Effectively
communicates information regarding scope repairs, loaners, supplies
and QI information by maintaining documentation of all actions.
Wears PPE as per policy, maintains supplies needed for cleaning and
reprocessing, and communicates effectively equipment failures and
needed repairs. Accurately records data in appropriate logs.8.
Interacts with equipment according to manufacturer guidelines
demonstrating a thorough knowledgeable of instrument and equipment
IFUs and processes instruments.9. Wears PPE as per policy.10.
Maintains supplies needed for cleaning and reprocessing and
communicates equipment failures and needed repairs effectively.11.
Accurately records data in appropriate logs.Other InformationOther
- High School diploma or GEDLicensure/Certification Requirements:
- No licensure or certification required.Professional Experience
- No experience required.
- If position is located at UNC Medical Center or Rex Hospital,
nine months' experience as a sterile tech is required.
- If graduation from a sterile processing school, no experience
is required.Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:Job
DetailsLegal Employer: NCHEALTHEntity: UNC Rex Holly Springs
HospitalOrganization Unit: HS Surgical ServicesWork Type: Per
DiemStandard Hours Per Week: 12.00Work Schedule: Day JobLocation of
Job: US:NC:Holly SpringsExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
Keywords: UNC Health Care, Raleigh , Central Sterile Tech, Other , Coats, North Carolina
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