HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Central Sterile Technician, Full Time in Reston, Virginia

Located in the outskirts of Washington, D.C, Reston Hospital Center ,a 199-bed acute facility, lies within the vibrant Town Center of Reston, known for its lively mix of restaurants, shops, and services. Reston Hospital Center is an HCA (Hospital Corporation of America) facility making it a very secure and reputable facility to work with. HCA is one of the largest healthcare systems throughout the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless! Reston Hospital Center holds certifications within our stroke and total joint center and is accredited in the chest pain center. Most importantly, Reston Hospital Center is dedicated to enhancing the health and quality of life in our community by putting patients first.

In addition to general surgery and angioplasty, Reston Hospital Center offers many surgical specialties, including:

Breast surgery, Colon and rectal (colorectal) surgery , Gastrointestinal surgery, GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease/heartburn) surgery , Gynecologic surgery , Lung and thoracic (chest) surgery , Neurosurgery, Orthopedic surgery , Prostate surgery, Spinal surgery , Urogynecologic surgery, Urological surgery Vascular surgery , Weight loss (bariatric) surgery

We are seeking a knowledgeable Central Sterile Technician who is ready to apply their education, experience, and skills to our surgical services family!


The Central Sterile Technicianwill assist in preparing and providing sterile items/instrumentation to all areas of the hospital. He/she is responsible for maintaining a clean hazard-free work area. He/she will adhere to all policies, procedures, and standards of the assigned unit department and the institution.

CENTRAL STERILE TECHNICIAN RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Maintains a clean, well-stocked, hazard free work area. Cleans and maintains patient care items &/or specialty trays for other departments. * Transports instruments sets and equipment to various units in the hospital as assigned or needed. * Communicates information concerning instruments and equipment to the OR Nursing staff through correct/complete count sheets. * Is alert to changes in schedule that require instrument set availability and prioritizes processing instrument sets accordingly. * Assists the clinical staff as needed to locate required instrumentation or to complete instrument sets. * Cleans, prepares and sterilizes instrument sets according to procedures. Ensures set completion Notify appropriate staff if additional instruments must be ordered. * Responsible and competent to clean and operate Steam and ETO Gas autoclaves, Sonic cleaner and 4-cube washer.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: High school diploma or GED.

Experience:
Preferred: Minimum one year sterile processing experience.

Job: *Clinical Techs - CV Cath Lab Surg Vasc & Central Sterile

Title: Central Sterile Technician, Full Time

Location: Virginia-Reston-Reston Hospital Center - Reston

Requisition ID: 08540-14606