Provide sterile, disinfected or clean equipment, supplies and instruments for surgery and other departments of Tuality Healthcare. Follow recommendations for best practices.
a. Education: High school graduation or completion of GED preferred.
b. Certification: Current sterile processing technician certification CRCST or CBSPD required within 9 months of hire. If working in Endoscopy area, current C.F.E.R. GI Scope Certification or required within 12 months of hire if no experience.
c. 1 year hospital sterile processing experience preferred.
d. Steam autoclave and hydrogen peroxide gas experience.
e. Knowledge of the function, care and handling of instruments and flexible scopes.
f. Uses effective communication skills.
g. Speaks, writes and understands English.
h. Functions well as part of a team.
i. Uses appropriate problem solving methods to deal with conflict.
j. Follows directions accurately and completely.
k. Prioritizes multiple tasks and requests in stressful situations.
l. Knowledge of basic medical terminology.
m. Excellent customer service.
n. Bilingual skills a plus.
At Tuality Healthcare, an OHSU Partner, it's an honor and a privilege to serve those near us. That's why since our beginnings in 1918, and as we expand our strong network of services through our clinical affiliation with OHSU, we continue to be committed to providing the best health care possible and a valued community partner. Our affiliation with OHSU brings the advanced medical resources of Oregon’s only academic health center, which allows local providers to receive guidance from some of the country’s top specialists and pass that expertise on to Tuality patients where they can be cared for in their community.
Tuality’s many awards showcase our position as one of the Portland metro area’s premier healthcare providers, including 5th straight year in Top 10 Healthiest Employers in Oregon from The Portland Business Journal, Tuality’s 6th straight Gold Plus Award from the American Heart Association, and 2016 #1 Nationwide Best Hospital IT Department to work for according to Healthcare IT News.
Here at Tuality our employees care about making a difference. In fact, they care so much that in our most recent employee satisfaction survey we had an 80% participation rate! Tuality is truly unique because of the relationships we build and as individuals we are seen and heard. Come be part of our team, and let your voice be heard!