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AdventHealth Sterile Processing Tech PRN Evenings 4:00PM to 12:30AM Wesley Chapel in Wesley Chapel, Florida


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Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel

Florida Hospital Wesley Chapel has provided faith-based, whole person care to the community since it opened in 2012. Every detail of our 83-bed facility is purposefully designed to create an environment of healing for mind, body and spirit. Our hospital is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment from outpatient services to our surgical suites and inpatient care. In 2013, we also opened a 50,000-square foot Health and Wellness Center that includes an indoor track, group exercise areas, and an aquatics center with a lap pool to help community members achieve optimal health. In August 2015, the hospital began construction on am expansion that will open in December of 2016, significantly increasing the number of inpatient beds, surgical suites, and emergency department rooms.

You will be responsible for:

  • Picks up used/contaminated equipment, trays, instruments and carts from appropriate area including operating room at designated times and processes for appropriate decontamination/sterilization, use or storage.

  • Inspects all instruments for cleanliness and condition, removing defective items.

  • Assembles and/or restocks all trays, kits and packs pursuant to department policy and procedures and priority level, verifying that they have been properly wrapped and labeled.

  • Operates sterilizers, washers and other processing equipment in accordance with department policy, maintaining accurate and detailed sterilization records.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of medical and product terminology as well as the location of trays, instruments, supplies and equipment to expedite service.

  • Resterilizes/replaces all dated items prior to or on outdate, having a complete knowledge of sterilization methods, requirements and responsibilities.

  • Has knowledge of and observes all infection control policy and procedures at all times.

  • Complies with department safety policies, procedures and protocol. Responsible to help ensure that the safety and physical well-being of patients, family members, visitors and co-workers are maintained.

  • Delivers items processed by Sterile Processing. Orders and puts away supplies as needed.

  • Works closely with the personnel in the Surgical Services Department, the Outpatient Care Center, and other Hospital departments in a cooperative effort. Demonstrates good customer relations and good telephone etiquette, responsive to physicians/staff/departmental and patient needs.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.


What will you need:

  • High school diploma required upon hire

  • On the job training at FHWC

  • Minimum 3 years sterile processing experience (Preferred)

  • Minimum 3 years surgical tech experience in multi-specialty setting must have OB/GYN experience (Preferred)

  • Completed Sterile Processing certification (SPTC) within 90 days of hire date

  • Certification in Sterile Processing

  • CST certification (Preferred)

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.