Determines Operating Room surgical instrument need for surgery cases and sets up surgical instrument trays. Decontaminates and sterilizes surgical instruments including preparation. Serves as a resource to physicians, nurses and medical staff in the Operating Room regarding surgical instruments. Directly contributes to customer service and patient satisfaction.
Position requires: Graduate of accredited Central Service Program or Surgical Tech Program or Licensed Practical Nurse Program. 1 year experience in hospital OR instrumentation within the past 3 years or 2 years experience in assembly and sterilization of hospital OR instrumentation within the past 3 years OR enrolled in on-site training.
Prefer: 3 years experience as a SPS Assistant.