HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Central Sterile Technician in Richmond, Virginia
Do you have the career opportunities as anCentral Sterile Technicianyou want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Henrico Doctors Hospital, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services,HCA Healthcare.
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Henrico Doctors Hospital, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our uniquebenefitswe offer include: o Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs o Paid Personal Leave o 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) o Identity Theft Protection discounts o Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options o Adoption Assistance o Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP) * * TheCentral Sterile Technicianwill prepare OR surgical case carts, decontamination, assembly and sterilization of re-processable supplies, equipment and surgical instruments in compliance with good hospital practice standards under direct or indirect supervision. You will know all modalities of sterilization as well as monitoring of the sterilization process. * You will follow proper procedure to clean and decontaminate instruments, trays, supplies, and equipment received from patient care areas. * Properly operate cleaning and sterilization equipment, such as, cart washers, sonic cleaners, washers, sterilizers, and heat-sealing units. * You will demonstrate proper knowledge and understanding of all chemicals, detergents, and other cleaning and/or disinfecting agents * Demonstrate appropriate knowledge and skill in assembly of trays and peel packs, to include identification of contents, internal chemical indicators, lot control numbers, wrapping, labeling and methods of sterilization. * You will transport clean and soiled case carts between the operating rooms and Sterile Processing. Transport additional instrumentation as needed between Peri-operative Services and CSP areas.
Henrico Doctors’ Hospitalis a340-bed Level II Trauma Center offering a full range of healthcare services. We offer specialized vascular surgery, Neurosurgery, a comprehensive certified stroke center, orthopedics and groundbreaking diagnostic imaging. We're also a national trendsetter in kidney transplants through the Virginia Transplant Center and as part of the Virginia Institute of Robotic Surgery; we lead the state in minimally-invasive procedures with da Vinci robotic-assisted surgeries.
- Obtain Sterile Processing Certification required (CRCST or CSPDT) within 18 months of employment. After certification is obtained, independently maintain certification credentials through continuing educational credits or recertification testing.
- Must possess knowledge of hospital equipment, supplies, surgical instrumentation, and medical terminology.
- Must appropriately and effectively react to requests for emergency supplies.
- Must possess clear verbal and written communication skills.
- BLS current or within 60 days of hire
- One year experience in central sterile processing is preferred **
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are actively interviewing so apply today!
/ / /We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status/.
Job: *Clinical Techs - CV Cath Lab Surg Vasc & Central Sterile
Title: Central Sterile Technician
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital
Requisition ID: 00448-54176