HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Central Sterile Tech II PRN in Richmond, Virginia

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_Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is seeking an experienced Central Sterile Technician II who is ready to apply their skills to our family! Apply today for immediate consideration!_ __ Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, a 466-bed acute care facility,is located in the upbeat, West End area of Richmond, minutes from the historic University of Richmond campus and a short drive from the beautiful outdoor mall, Short Pump Town Center. Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, making it a very reputable and secure organization to work with.HCA is one of the largest healthcare systems throughout the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!

Among other certifications and achievements, Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is accredited by theJoint Commissionand holds aGold Seal of Approvalin stroke, spinal fusion, induction of labor, prematurity, perinatal care, sepsis. Henrico Doctors’ Hospital is aLevel II Traumacenter and considered a top performer by the Joint Commission in areas including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, andsurgery.

In addition to general surgery, Henrico Doctors’ Hospital offersrobotics and advanced laparoscopic and minimally invasive technologies for a wide range of surgical procedures, including:

Heart and vascular, neurological and gynecological conditions, bariatric (weight loss), plastic and reconstructive, and transplants.

CENTRAL STERILE TECHNICAN II TASKS AND CHALLENGES 1. Follows proper procedure to clean and decontaminate instruments, trays, supplies, and equipment received from patient care areas. 2. Reports any unsafe conditions, defective or missing instruments and/or equipment immediately to supervisor or designee and removes such item(s) from processing or returning to service. 3. Properly operates cleaning and sterilization equipment, such as, cart washers, sonic cleaners, washers, sterilizers, and heat-sealing units. 4. Demonstrates proper knowledge and understanding of all chemicals, detergents, and other cleaning and/or disinfecting agents used in the department. 5. Demonstrates 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. 6. Required to participate in the department Quality Improvement Plan, as needed. 7. Uses proper procedure to fill case carts according to Surgical Schedule and procedure specific Preference Cards. 8. Participates in orientation of new sterile processing personnel. 9. Participates in required education programs, orientation and training courses to maintain competency in job skills, knowledge, and equipment through such things as in-services, etc.

EDUCATION Required: High school graduate or equivalent. Certified in Sterile Processing.

EXPERIENCE Required:One year of working in Central Sterile Processing. Must have knowledge of hospital equipment, supplies, surgical instrumentation, and medical terminology. Must be a clear communicator both verbally and written.

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

Title: Central Sterile Tech II PRN

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Forest

Requisition ID: 00448-42868