Job ID: 950040
Facility: Vidant Beaufort Hospital
Location: Washington, NC
Date Posted: Jun 9, 2021
About Vidant Beaufort Hospital
Vidant Beaufort Hospital, located in Washington, North Carolina, is a 142-bed not-for-profit hospital offering acute care services and a broad range of inpatient and outpatient services in the region. Progressive healthcare facilities combined with personal, hometown compassionate care ensure that patients in Beaufort and surrounding counties have access to an exceptional level of care. The hospital provides access to advanced treatments and technology in the areas of general surgery, orthopedics, gastroenterology, and rheumatology. Vidant Beaufort offers a full array of state-of-the-art diagnostic testing.
The Central Supply Technician is responsible for stocking the department with supplies needed for procedures, the decontamination of soiled instruments and supplies, and the reprocessing of instruments and supplies in a manner to provide sterility following manufacturing guidelines. Performs processing tasks with skill and accuracy. Performs quality control measures and documents results timely. Monitors sterilizers during processing cycles and verifies parameters are met to insure sterility. Reports negative outcomes and initiates actions to ensure safe delivery of patient care items. Participates and develops education programs as needed.
The employee must possess one year of experience. He or She should have the ability to learn and apply principles of disinfecting, sterilization and aseptic techniques, ability to learn operation of sterilization equipment and be able to use equipment safely and efficiently, ability to maintain accurate daily sterilization records, and the ability to learn and retain knowledge specific to instrument identification and instrument sets. Employee must have good communication skills. Must possess ability to organize workload for efficient, timely completion.