Central Sterile Technician - Lakeside Campus - PRN
Company: Tulane Medical Center
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: May 19, 2019
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
Tulane Medical Center - Central Sterile Technician - Lakeside
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From its humble beginnings in a church schoolroom, Tulane has
emerged as a major academic center in the south by adhering to the
aspirations of our founders. Simply put, we are in the business of
caring for others and for defining the practice of medicine along
At Tulane Medical Center, our mission statement reminds us that
above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of
human life. When we speak of our mission, we usually think about
our dedication to patients and their families and our commitment to
them. But we are also equally committed to our employees. You are
part of an organization with a long history of compassion and
service to patients. The degree to which we as an organization can
provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well
you are able to perform your job.
We are committed to providing you a Healthy Work Environment and
rewarding career. These principles reflect our commitment to you in
five areas: Culture, Leadership, Voice, Compensation and Rewards,
As a member of the Tulane Medical Center (TMC) family, you can be
- A safe place to work.
- Having the tools, equipment and training necessary to perform
- Open and available communication with your supervisors and the
leadership of your facility.
- A fair application of workplace policies, procedures and
- Fair and understandable compensation and benefits.
Tulane Medical Center is currently hiring a Central Sterile
The Central Sterile Technician decontaminates, cleans and
sterilizes equipment, instruments and supplies. Assembles and
maintains inventories of surgical and floor trays. Performs data
entry of patient charges. Performs other duties as assigned.
Primary Job Duties:
Cleans, assembles, sterilizes and stores instruments and
Dispenses sterile instruments and supplies for the surgical case
cart system, nursing units and other clinical areas.
Cleans, disinfects, reassembles, performs, records, reports safety
and operational checks on all portable equipment that cannot be
Maintains supply and instrument storage areas, reporting shortages,
checking shelf life, package integrity and reprocessing outdated or
Identifies, assembles and wraps basic instrument sets.
Delivers and retrieves supplies and equipment.
Collects and enters patient charge information.
Qualifications for Central Sterile Technician:
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Certified Registered Central
Service Technician or able to become certified within 13
Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
Experience: One year experience in sterilization or operating room
Special qualifications: Must be able to successfully complete
established competencies for the position within designated
probationary period. Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and
push/pull carts up to 400 pounds on a recurring basis. Basic math
and good customer service skills are required. Data entry
experience and knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
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