Supervises the daily activities of the central sterile staff.
Oversees decontamination, assembly and sterilization of surgical instruments using hospital policies and Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) standards.
Oversees and completes preparation of all case carts as required by following national inventory standards. May include restocking, pulling, managing inventory and verifying accuracy of individual case items
Determines, coordinates and supervises daily staffing assignments and staffing levels
Provides leadership, orientation, and training, coaching, and mentoring to assigned staff. Conducts performance evaluations and disciplinary actions.
Ensures no reuse (re-cleaning or re-sterilization) or reprocessing of any medical equipment/product/supply/device that is labeled single-use and/or disposable. Handles instruments safely and wear PPE as needed. Disposes of sharps.
Consults with the Operating Room Unit Director and staff on any on-going problems.
Provides information to Manager for fiscal and budgetary operations.
CertificationRequired: Certified Sterile Processing and Distribution Technician (CSPDT) and/or Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST).
Required: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.)
Preferred: Bachelor (BS, BA) in hospital administration, business, or any related field.
Required: Five (5) years as central service or sterile processing, or other related area.
Preferred: Two (2) years supervisory experience in addition to above.
Job: Maintenance, Food Service,Housekeeping and Security
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Evening
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1805034240
About Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.