Northwest Texas Healthcare System
is a 475 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the
surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of
traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare,
plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town
atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great
recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo
is a great place to live and work.
The Supervisor - Central Sterile is a
person having extensive knowledge, experience, proficiency and/or
certifications in comprehensive, technical surgical skills that
provides technical leadership in the care of the perioperative
patient. Under the supervision of the Department Director,
provides supervision of the sterile processing staff and oversight
responsibility for the timely, accurate, and safe processing of
instrumentation. Assesses instrument sets for completion, too
much/too little inventory, and adjusts content to meet needs.
In addition, working under the direct supervision of a Registered
Nurse, attends to the patients direct care needs. Acts a
primary preceptor for Surgical Technology Students, Surgical
Technologists, and Central Sterile/Supply Techs in developing needed
direct care skills and performs tasks as delegated by the
Director/RN. When involved in patient care, works in
partnership with a RN and although this individual does not assume an
independent assignment, can be relied upon to demonstrate excellence
in the direct care of the most complex perioperative patients.
In addition, Supports an organizational culture for Service
Excellence and practices the Service Excellence Standards to all
We're looking for
employees who can add to our culture of exemplary patient care and
personal excellence. We're looking for exceptional
professionals who share our vision and values.
Join us and make a difference!
1. High School Diploma or equivalent
2. Sterile processing and distribution cerification
Universal Health Services - 18 months ago