Sterile Processing Technician

Baptist Health Paducah - Paducah, KY (30+ days ago)

Responsibilities Collects and receives used Surgery, Central Distribution and other department items such as instruments trays, etc. Decontaminates, washes, rinses and inspects patient care items. Operates Steam, and Sterrad Sterilizers. Dates and places recall data on all items sterilized and biological indicators in sterilizer. Places appropriate chemical indicator in items to be sterilized. Assists in coordinating activities from shift to shift. Dusts, cleans, and decontaminates shelving and work areas. Inspects sterile trays and instruments on routine and assigned basis for expiration or compromise of packaging. Accomplishes other tasks as assigned by CSP Manager or CSP Supervisor. Takes call 1 to 2 nights on a 6-week schedule. Follows Hospital and Departmental Policies and Procedures. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications ¿ High school graduate or GED required. Must complete Certification class and attain Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) within 1 year of employment. Supervised by Department Manager, Educator, Supervisor, Lead Tech. Performance evaluations are the responsibility of the department director and conducted at the end of the three-month probationary period by the CSP Lead Tech/CSP Supervisor, Educator, Manager/Director. Evaluations, thereafter, are on a yearly basis Closing Statement Shift; 3pm - 11:30pm

Job Type: Full-time