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UnityPoint Health Certified Sterile Processing Technician-Laser Eye SurgeryCtr in West Des Moines, Iowa

As a member of the interdisciplinary team, is responsible for the efficient and timely management of instruments, supplies and equipment resources used for delivery of patient care.

• Performs cleaning, disinfecting, and decontamination duties of medical equipment.

• Sterilizes instruments, equipment, and supplies. Perform quality indicators and maintain sterilization records.

• Assembles instruments, instrument trays and packs including documentation.

• Receives, issues, stores, and distributes supplies with documentation.

• Assures proper storage of supplies and equipment using first in first out rotation and periodic outdating.

• Assembles case carts accurately and in a timely manner giving priority to emergency and next day cases.

• Fills supply and instrument order requests, as received, from other areas.

• Demonstrates knowledge that patient and workplace safety is as a priority by preventing errors, accidents and infections and reporting potential or actual concerns immediately.

• Maintains inventory supply levels.

• Properly operates equipment according to manufacturer recommendation.

• Demonstrated proficiency in electronic instrument tracking and management systems and supply management system.

Education: High School Graduate or GED equivalent. Central Service/Materials Management course.

Experience: Must have the ability to learn basic computer skills. Previous CSP or Surgical Services experience preferred.

License(s)/Certification(s): Position requires CRCST certification after hire. Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Must read, write, speak and comprehend English fluently. Multicultural sensitivity. Microsoft Office basic computer skills. Must communicate effectively with people of diverse educational, professional, and diverse lifestyle backgrounds. Customer/Patient focus. Critical thinking skills using independent judgement in making decisions.

Requisition ID: 2021-90775

Street: 1300 37th St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Name: Eye Surgery Center- Meth

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.3

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: 7:00A-3:30P Part-time

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