Certified Central Sterile Processing Tech PRN Days in Tampa, FL at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 10/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital Tampa

Job Description


Work Hours/Shifts 

Florida Hospital Tampa


You will be responsible for:

  • Demonstrates AHS and Florida Hospital Tampa’s policies, rules and procedures by providing courteous service, assisting lost guests, and problem solving to meet special needs or requests.
  • Performs duties in a timely manner and provides updates if delays occur.
  • Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers, in person or on the telephone.  Prioritizes work through utilization of resource lists.
  • Separates and prepares contaminated supplies for cleaning.
  • Disassembles, cleans, disinfects and accurately reassembles contaminated instruments and equipment according to product guidelines.
  • Prepares, inspects and assembles trays and equipment according to written procedures and infection control guidelines.
  • Wraps, labels and seals supplies in accordance to product type.
  • Operates and monitors decontamination equipment in accordance with manufacturer guidelines.
  • Loads sterilizer carts in accordance with guidelines.  Operates and monitors sterilizers, aerators and heat sealers according to manufacturer’s guidelines.  Follows guidelines and procedures for sterilization documentation.
  • Cleans sterilizers, carts and carriages according to departmental policy.
  • Completes daily work routinely and assists others as time allows.
  • Demonstrates quality of work at any assignment. Recognized by other team members for dependability.  Follows through on all customer requests.
  • Acknowledges customers promptly and courteously.  Promotes customer satisfaction. 
  • Anticipates need for assistance.  Readily accepts changes to assignments.
  • Follows through on daily resource list. Checks in loaners and reports discrepancies. Provides feedback on system changes.
  • Utilizes supplies effectively, without waste.  Utilizes computer system effectively to adjust count sheets or order supplies.  Consistently looks for lost instruments to provide complete sets.
  • Prints resource reports as assigned.  Demonstrates basic keyboarding skill.
  • Completes tray preparation with instrument list and “Hello I am”.  Consistently utilizes correct procedure for noting missing items.
  • Uses PPE appropriately and universal precautions 100% of the time.  Maintains a clean and uncluttered environment.
  • Consistently reports equipment concerns that may pose a risk to coworkers.
  • Ensures one of a kind and priority instrumentation is readily available.
  • Completes mandatory education requirements.  Completes a minimum of 3 self-study programs. 
  • Maintains certification. Demonstrates proficiency in handling a variety of instruments.

What will you need?

  • Ability to read, write and communicate in English.
  • Capable of lifting 35 lbs. independently.
  • Prolonged standing.
  • Ability to function independently.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule including nights and weekends.
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • One year experience in processing and sterilization.
  • Current status as a certified registered central service technician (CRCST).
  • Completion of educational requirements to maintain certification.
  • Successful completion of an approved central service technician course or competency certification through national organization (IAHCSMM or NICHSPDP).

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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