Sterile Processing Coordinator in San Antonio, Texas, United States
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Sterile Processing Coordinator

San Antonio, TX, United States
Full-time  Evenings (rotating weekends) 
Category: Supervisors Team Leaders and Coordinators • Job ID: 01578-116130

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SHIFT: Evenings (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Sterile Processing department. Submit your application today!

Benefits:

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Seeking a Sterile Processing Coordinator to join our team who will be responsible for the provision of re-usable sterile products in all areas for use in the hospital. The Coordinator directs all activities in SPD, orienting and directing shift team members. The Coordinator ensures all SPD equipment & records are in compliance with governing agencies standards.

What you will do in this role:

  • Coordinates personnel to work allocation, orientation and training, staff development, problem resolution, evaluating performance, making recommendations for personnel actions, and motivating employees to achieve peak performance. Is responsible for their employee’s output and conduct. 
  • Collaborates with physicians, Registered Nurses and Surgical Technicians to serve in support role within OR.  Responsible for supplies, instrumentation and equipment needed for surgical cases
  • Assesses process for distribution of sterilized supplies and coordinates with areas involved to improve frequency distribution and monitors for effectiveness 
  • Maintains Process Improvement and Sterile Processing Attendance Records. 
  • Maintains a safe work environment by setting standards for staff use of universal precautions, personal protective equipment, and appropriate monitors. 
  • Monitors productivity and quality and identifies areas for improvement. Completes competencies as defined by department/unit and/or clinical specialty area. 
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with other health care team members.

Qualifications

Education: 

  • High School diploma or equivalent

Experience: 

  • Must have thorough knowledge of the principles of sterilization process and AAMI standards.

License:

  • Certified Sterile Processing Technician (CSPDT) from the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (formerly NICHSPDP).
  • Upon promotion or hire, certification is required within 12 months of promotion or hire date.

Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today and help us raise the bar in patient care!

With over 370 beds Methodist Hospital Metropolitan offers outstanding heart and cancer care, general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology services, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, sleep disorder evaluation and the largest emergency room in downtown San Antonio. Our women’s pavilion is the only stand-alone center city facility dedicated to the health of women and their newborn babies, welcoming nearly 4,000 newborns into the world each year. Methodist Hospital Metropolitan is home to the Methodist Weight Loss Center and has been designated an American Society for Metabolic Surgery Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence®.

Our hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as a Best Place to Work in Healthcare, and for the fourth consecutive year as a Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. It is the first hospital in San Antonio to achieve Pathway to Excellence designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Methodist Hospital Metropolitan has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog for focus on safety and quality, receiving a Grade A Hospital Safety Score for 8 consecutive rating periods. We are also proud to be an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the American College of Cardiology and Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission, as well as the first Texas hospital to earn a Gold Seal of Approval for Sepsis Certification. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Metropolitan under Locations.

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.

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