Sterile Processing Tech II (FT/ Evenings)
The Woman's Hospital of Texas- Houston - Houston, TX

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The Woman’s Hospital of Texas –

Houston, TX

Sterile Processing Tech
The Woman's Hospital of Texas

opened in 1976 and ever since has remained the state's premier facility dedicated solely to the health of women and newborn infants. Located near the Texas Medical Center, Woman’s offers 397 licensed beds, including a NICU (neonatal intensive care unit) and a full range of women’s health services and newborn infants.

More than 650 board-certified physicians at Woman's offer their expertise and an outstanding level of quality care in the areas of gynecology, obstetrical care, high-risk pregnancy and minimally invasive surgery.

The Woman’s Hospital of Texas is currently looking for a Sterile Processing Tech.

Responsibilities:
  • Under the direction of the Departmental Management Team, maintains and provides support services related to processing and sterilization of instrumentation and certain multi-use devices.
  • Demonstrates specialized knowledge of instrument care and sterilization standards.
  • Participates in establishing, maintaining, and improving patient’s health care goals through monitoring and documentation of the efficacy of the sterilization processes.
  • Accurately and completely maintains unit-based documentation of job-related activities.
  • Identifies and assists with opportunities for performance improvement activities on the unit and with other service areas.
  • Demonstrates fiscal responsibility by taking ownership of time management, decreasing waste (of time and supplies) and promoting cost effectiveness.
  • Demonstrates the ability to be an advocate for and strive to protect the health, safety and rights of the patient.
  • Interactions with patients and colleagues demonstrate compassion and respect for the inherent dignity, worth, and uniqueness of every individual, unrestricted by considerations of social or economic status or cultural beliefs.
  • Communicate effectively with other care providers (physicians, nurses, unit staff, business office, and medical records) to provide for continuity of patient care and to meet the needs of the customers we serve.
  • Demonstrates ability to fulfill requirements of attendance, punctuality, and timekeeping practices.
  • Behaviors and interactions demonstrate a positive attitude, personal initiative and motivation to achieve the goals of the unit.
  • To uphold the standards of the profession and organization and practice ethically and with integrity.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications
Qualifications:
  • Successful completion of training in technical school for instrument technicians or surgical technologist with equivalent work experience
  • Certification in specialty (to be completed within first year of employment)
  • Clinical experience (Preferred)