Certified Sterile Processing Technician
Company: ATLAS Healthcare Partners LLC
Posted on: May 14, 2022
Job DescriptionFounded in 2018, Atlas Healthcare Partners
specializes in the development and management of ambulatory surgery
centers (ASC) in partnership with health systems and physicians.
With a successful first partnership with Banner Health, one of the
largest nonprofit healthcare systems in the country, Atlas has
quickly become one of the fastest-growing ASC management companies
in the market. Each person is unique and crucial to that
foundation. Our mission is to provide exceptional care and
outstanding customer service to every patient, every physician,
every time. We believe that five core values define us: Integrity,
Culture, Teamwork, Respect, and Results. In short, it's a special
place to work. ResponsibilitiesThe Certified Sterile Processing
Tech is responsible for the proper care and handling of all general
and specialty surgical instruments, including sterilization,
decontamination, instrument identification and repair, assembly,
packaging and distribution, and sterilization of surgical
instrumentation. This position is for our BANNER SURGERY CENTER –
DESERT, located at 1500 S. Dobson Rd. Ste, 101, Mesa AZ.
- Decontaminates, assembles and packages all instruments
following established protocols as well as performs necessary
repairs, reassembles and stores specialized surgical instruments.
Prepares all order requests as necessary for replacement parts for
instruments and additional equipment as necessary or upon request
- Maintains a clean and safe environment by adhering to Standard
Precautions and Infection Control practices. Dons proper Personnel
Protective equipment (PPE), follows protocols for decontamination
process referencing Instructions for Use (IFU) supplied by the
- Identifies instruments for all specialties and assures proper
function. Follows protocol for repair or replacement of instruments
that are not functioning properly. Assembles and packages all
instrumentation and sets according to department protocol. Utilizes
equipment according to the manufacturers recommendations and
- Operates steam autoclaves, ETO and Gas Plasma sterilizers.
Maintains appropriate logs and records relating to the
sterilization process, including the Ethylene Oxide Aeration
Records, Sterilizer Load Records, and Biological Monitoring
- Responds to problem calls from the Operating Room and performs
preliminary investigation. Determines priority level of
instrumentation and equipment requests and other hospital needs.
Directs services in a competent and professional manner while
assuring OR priorities are completed in a timely manner.Required
SkillsHigh school diploma or GED required. Requires current
national certification as a SPD Technician, Certified Registered
Central Service Technician or Surgical Instrument Processor and
relevant experience with sterilizing instruments which qualifies
the candidate for the national certification exam or certified
registration. Must have mechanical aptitude with the ability to
break down moving parts, clean, lubricate and reassemble, problem
solve incomplete trays and missing instrumentation and have
effective organizational, communication and human relation skills.
Must have at least 1 years of recent sterile processing
Keywords: ATLAS Healthcare Partners LLC, Mesa , Certified Sterile Processing Technician, Professions , Mesa, Arizona
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