Headquartered in Roseville, California, Adventist Health is an integrated, non-profit healthcare organization that serves over 80 communities on the West Coast and Hawai. This faith-based organization aims to provide the best healthcare experience in hospitals, home care agencies, clinics, joint-venture retirement centers, and hospice agencies in both urban and rural communities. With over 20 hospitals, 4500 providers, and 250 clinics, Adventist Health offers improved physical, spiritual, and mental healthcare services with enhanced interaction at low cost and easy access. Housing a team of 37,000 professionals including medical staff, associates, allied health experts, physicians, and volunteers, the organization work with a single mission — living God’s love by hope and inspiring health and wholeness. Adventist Health offers a plethora of jobs to people of all faiths and backgrounds throughout Hawaii, California, and Oregon. The organization provides a positive work milieu along with competitive pay and benefits that include health plans, insurance, retirement plans, saving plans, and much more.
Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.
We're looking for someone to join our team as a Lead Certified Sterile Processing Technician who:
Provides shift leadership to non-certified and certified technicians in planning, prioritization, coordination and assignment of sterile processing. Demonstrates an understanding of policies, procedures, and regulatory requirements and builds continued competency in order to work independently and provide support to other team members for the decontamination, sterilization, and sterile storage activities of the department. Essential Functions: Acts as a liaison with other hospitals and agencies in obtaining emergent supplies, equipment and rental equipment. Maintains supplies at the appropriate par levels. Authorized to have unsupervised access to areas where medications are accessible and to handle and transport medications.
Coordinates work schedules of sterile processing technicians. Oversees training and evaluates competency of all staff.
Maintains an adequate level of instrumentation necessary for the efficient functioning of customer departments and understands the equipment and chemicals used in reprocessing reusable instruments and equipment.
Provides preceptor support to other employees and at least two educational programs annually to other team members.
Actively participates in continuous quality improvement (CQI) process.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
You'll be successful with the following qualifications:
Education: ? High School Education/GED or equivalent: Preferred
Associate's/Technical Degree or equivalent combination of education/related experience: Preferred
Work Experience: ? Three years sterile processing experience: Preferred
One year leadership experience: Preferred
Required Licenses/Certifications: ? Sterile Processing Technician certification: Required