Landmark Hospitals

Landmark Hospital of Southwest Florida has an exciting opportunity for a Sterile Processing Technician to join our dedicated and professional team. Landmark Hospitals are committed to providing the highest level of customer service and quality of care to those we serve.

Shift: PRN

Summary: Responsible for assisting with the care of patients by providing properly cleaned, sterilized, highly disinfected instruments and supplies. This position is responsible for decontamination, assembly, inspecting, wrapping, and sterilization of surgical instruments and medical equipment for Surgical Services and all Ancillary Departments. This includes working in conjunction with the OR staff to provide timely sterile products, trays and case carts where applicable.

Responsibilities: 

  • Receives all soiled instrumentation and implements the appropriate decontamination process
  • Prepares the Decontamination and Clean room with supplies and equipment needed
  • Handles reprocessing instrumentation for sterilization
  • Wraps trays and individual items according to established policy/procedure
  • Labels each item with name and expiration date
  • Places sterilized instruments on appropriate shelving and rotates accordingly
  • Prioritizes and organizes instrumentation and equipment and supplies
  • Maintains a clean and orderly central processing area (e.g. shelves, counters, equipment)
  • Other duties as assigned

 Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Valid BCLS Certification upon employment***online certification not acceptable
  • Certification in Central Processing as per facility and state regulatory requirements
  • Three years' experience in surgical instrument sterilization processing; preferably in an acute care or ambulatory surgery center environment
  • Training in basic aseptic technique and sterile processing
  • Ability to work in a fast paced high volume setting with rapid OR turnover
  • Knowledge of anatomy and physiology, sterile technique, medical terminology; instrumentation and medical equipment
  • Clinical competencies, sterilization techniques, operating room instruments and supplies, and excellent critical thinking skills

About us: Landmark Hospitals is a privately owned, seven hospital system with locations in Georgia, Missouri, Utah and Florida. Landmark Hospitals are licensed as acute care hospitals and certified as long-term acute care hospitals in order to specialize in providing transitional care for medically complex patients. Each of our hospitals is recognized as the regional Transitional Care Hospital of choice in their respective markets. What makes Landmark Hospitals especially unique is that the company is owned by a surgeon, so the focus on people, quality, safety, and clinical outcomes resonates throughout the company.

We are committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

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