SUPERVISOR STERILE PROCESSING - STERILE PROCESSING (SPD)
Location: Newport Beach
Posted on: May 9, 2022
The Sterile Processing Supervisor supervises of the care,
cleaning, handling, and reprocessing of instruments and equipment.
Monitors and ensures compliance with regulatory agencies. As the
Supervisor, this role provides direction to the Sterile Processing
staff. Essential Functions:Participates in training new employees
and offers guidance and assistance to less experienced staff.
Coaches and councils' staff and conducts performance evaluations.
Communicates updates and information with staff. Acts as a liaison
to surgical staff to facilitate maximum efficiency of patient care.
Reports "near misses", potential and actual errors to Manager.
Maintains staffing schedule for assigned personnel ensuring
efficient coverage of the department. Performs other duties as
assigned such as: The role of an Instrument Technician
responsibilities as needed, which would include responsible for
care, cleaning, handling, and reprocessing of instruments and
equipment.Decontaminates instruments and equipment to hospital and
regulatory guidelines.Assembles and wraps trays for sterilization
following procedures and loads and operates sterilizers. Uses
knowledge of instrumentation blood and body fluid precautions,
disinfection techniques, and methods of sterilization to performs
quality assurance monitoring. Documents according to policy and
procedures. Coordination and assembly of surgery case carts.
Accurately completes inventory lists for trays and surgeon
preference cards, signs, and dates. Review's instrument and
inventory supplies, restocks, proactively identifies
supply/instrumentation needs, gathering of supplies needed for a
specific case, and assists with O.R. sterilization processes.
Knowledge of supplies, instrumentation, disinfection techniques,
and methods of sterilization. Performs other duties as
assigned.Education and ExperienceRequired: High School Diploma or
GED. Two years minimum experience in Sterile Processing.Knowledge
of surgical terminology, instrumentation, and Case Cart
pulling.Preferred: Supervisory or lead experience. Certifications
IAHCSMM CHL Certification preferred.CRCST Certification
Keywords: Hoag, Newport Beach , SUPERVISOR STERILE PROCESSING - STERILE PROCESSING (SPD), Other , Newport Beach, California
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