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Do you have the PRN career opportunities as a Central Sterile Tech PRN - Surgery Center you want with your current employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Center for Special Surgery-Texas which is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.
Center for Special Surgery-Texas, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a(an) Central Sterile Tech PRN - Surgery Center where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!
As the Sterile Processing Tech, under the direction of a Registered Nurse, you will contribute to the company’s mission and vision by assisting with the care of patients through providing properly cleaned, sterilized and highly disinfected instruments and supplies.
What you will do in this role:
Demonstrate knowledge related to maintenance, cleanliness and sterilization of instruments and equipment
Demonstrate awareness of appropriate sterilization methods needed for different instruments in accordance with manufacturer instructions
Demonstrate knowledge of high level disinfection and sterilization of endoscopy equipment
Monitor and record all test loads and sterilization cycles and report any deviation from normal functioning to OR Coordinator or Nurse Manager
Maintain accurate records for PM’s for equipment and report any deviation from normal functioning to OR Coordinator or Nurse Manager
Test operational efficiency of Instrumentation prior to reprocessing and report problems to OR Coordinator or Nurse Manager
Monitor all instrumentation for proper sterilization prior to releasing for use
Perform required quality controls e.g. Bowie Dick, DART, Biological Monitoring, Disinfecting Solution Efficacy Testing, Test Strips
Qualifications you will need:
Training in basic aseptic technique and sterile processing
One year experience in surgical instrument sterilization processing, preferably in an acute care or ambulatory surgery center environment
Valid BCLS Certification upon employment***online certification not acceptable
Certification in Central Processing as per facility and state regulatory requirements
TCA Special Surgery Center is located in the Texas Center for Athletes, in San Antonio, Texas. We perform over 350 cases a month. Our Specialties are in orthopedic surgery, hand surgery, ENT, neurotology, podiatry, and plastic surgery. Our center located and near I-10 and highway 410 and 1604. We are a member of HCA Healthcare's Ambulatory Surgery Division.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
"Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for our Central Sterile Tech PRN - Surgery Center opening. We review all applications. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status