Sterile Process Tech
This is a Full time Day shift position with call working in the OR department at Oro Valley Hospital.
Assists with preparing rooms with needed appropriate instruments, supplies and equipment. Assists with procedural set ups. Functions as part of the procedural team, anticipating needs of physicians, within scope of practice, during endoscopic procedures. Assists with positioning of patients during procedures, adjustments to scope equipment, palpates abdomen to guide scope. Exhibits through understanding of endoscopes and their workings. Ability to process and troubleshoot endoscope problems.
Sterilizes, cleans, wraps, stores and distributes supplies, instruments, and equipment used in patient care. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Education: HS Diploma or equivalent
Required: Post High School vocational/specialized training in a medical field or 2 years equivalent experience
Required: One (1) year healthcare experience.
Preferred: One (1) year of experience in a GI, OR or relevant area
Working knowledge of proper scope cleaning and sterilization; setting up rooms; bedside assistance with patients; computer skills and patient scheduling, a plus.
Required: American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification.
Preferred: PCT, MA or CNA Certification.
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 146-bed hospital that also has a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to foster a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.