Sterile Processing Associate
Nebraska Medicine Omaha, NE
Provide an essential role in patient safety and infection control by insuring surgical instruments and equipment is decontaminated, reprocessed and maintained. Operate several types of surgical instruments, sterilizers and decontamination equipment. Provide support to the Perioperative services staff and serves as a liaison to surgical specialty services for the organization.
Minimum of 18 years of age required.
High school education or equivalent required.
Written and verbal communication skills required.
Sterile processing experience or surgical technologist training preferred.
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
Aptitude for electronics troubleshooting preferred.
Basic computer skills preferred.
Knowledge of approximately 3,000 surgical instruments and specialty surgical instrument sets preferred.
Experience using Steam, Ethelene Oxide, and Hydrogen Peroxide Gas Plasma sterilization chambers; PC, laser printer, bar code scanner, bar code printer; Sonic Irrigator; Washer/Decontamination Vessels; Heat Sealer; Biological Autoreader; and Nitrogen Tank preferred.
| Date Posted
June 24, 2019
| Date Closes
July 9, 2019
| Located In
| Work At
Bellevue Medical Center
| SOC Category
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