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Reston Hospital Center

Central Sterile Technician PRN

Post Date:Dec 28, 2017Type:Full-Time
Start Date:12/28/2017Salary:
Location:US-VA-Reston Job Reference:08540-14274
Education:  High School graduate or GED required

Experience: Minimum one year sterile processing experience required


Job Description:
At our facilities, we value teamwork and compassion across the spectrum of care. Take a look at what some of our team members have to say about being a part of Reston Hospital.
Why We Like Working for Reston Hospital Center
Located in the outskirts of Washington, D.C, Reston Hospital Center, a 199-bed acute facility, lies within the vibrant Town Center of Reston, known for its lively mix of restaurants, shops, and services. Reston Hospital Center is an HCA (Hospital Corporation of America) facility making it a very secure and reputable facility to work with. HCA is one of the largest healthcare systems throughout the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless!
Reston Hospital Center holds certifications within our stroke and total joint center and is accredited in the chest pain center. Most importantly, Reston Hospital Center is dedicated to enhancing the health and quality of life in our community by putting patients first
The Central Sterile Technician PRN will assist in preparing and providing sterile items, instrumentation to all areas of the hospital. Responsible for maintaining a clean hazard-free work area. Will adhere to all polices, procedures and standards of the assigned unit department and the institution. 

• Maintains a clean, well-stocked, hazard free work area. Cleans and maintains patient care items &/or specialty trays for other departments.
• Transports instruments sets and equipment to various units in the hospital as assigned or needed.
• Communicates information concerning instruments and equipment to the OR Nursing staff through correct/complete count sheets.
• Communicates frequently with the SPD supervisor/OR Charge Nurse &/or Team Leader.
• Is alert to changes in schedule that require instrument set availability and prioritizes processing instrument sets accordingly.
• Assists the clinical staff as needed to locate required instrumentation or to complete instrument sets. 
• Works as a collaborative member of the SPD team.
• Cleans, prepares and sterilizes instrument sets according to procedures. Ensures set completion Notify appropriate staff if additional instruments must be ordered.
• Responsible and competent to clean and operate Steam and ETO Gas autoclaves, Sonic cleaner and 4-cube washer.
• Responsible for proper cleaning/operation of steam autoclaves in sterile core.



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