Keck Medicine of USC
Keck Medicine of USC includes the Keck School of Medicine of USC, the region’s first medical school; the renowned USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, one of the first comprehensive cancer centers established by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the United States; the USC Care Medical Group, a medical faculty practice; the Keck Medical Center of USC, which includes two acute care hospitals: 401-licensed bed Keck Hospital of USC and 60-licensed bed USC Norris Cancer Hospital; and USC Verdugo Hills Hospital, a 158-licensed bed community hospital. It also includes more than 40 outpatient facilities, some at affiliated hospitals, in Los Angeles, Orange, Kern, Tulare and Ventura counties.
In 2016, U.S. News & World Report ranked Keck Medical Center of USC among the Top 10 hospitals in the state and among the Top 50 hospitals in the United States in seven specialties: ophthalmology, urology, cancer, geriatrics, orthopedic surgery, nephrology and cardiology and heart surgery.
CSPD Tech - Sterile Processing - (Union) FT 8 Hour RotatingApply USCKH - Out Pt. Surgery Central Services Los Angeles, California
This position is responsible for providing the daily resource support to the operating room and the hospital related to equipment, instrumentation and surgical supplies. The Technician coordinates the activities engaged in decontaminating, cleaning, processing and assembling, storing and distributing sterile trays and supplies utilized for the care, treatment of Operating Room patients.
-Must be a graduate of a state approved, accredited school of Surgical Technology or Central Service, or certified as a surgical technology and/or Central Services Technician.
-Thorough knowledge of handling and cleaning of all medical equipment per recommended infection control guidelines.
-Thorough knowledge of sterile technique as it relates to handling of disposable supplies.
-Able to mobilize equipment timely to areas needing equipment.
-Assists with performing stock inventories and restocking of supplies or instrumentation for operating room or CSPD as need arises.
-Must be extremely organized.
-Demonstrate excellent customer service behavior.
-Thorough knowledge of all surgical instruments and supplies utilized within the perioperative arena.
-Knowledge of sterile technique as it applies to supply distribution and sterile instrument processing.
-Ability to speak, read, and writes English.
-Displays behaviors conducive to excellent customer service.
-Computer literacy preferred.
-6 months minimum experience in Central Sterile Processing. (1 year + preferred)
-Surgical Technology or Central Service Technician Certificate preferred at time of hire, required within one year of employment.
-Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.
REQ20057844 Posted Date: 05/16/2018 Apply