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303102 Spvr Instrument Process

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Perioperative Instrument ProcessingThis position supervises all activities of the Instrument Processing discipline. Works with the Director and Manager of Instrument Processing to coordinate these activities. Provides direction and oversight for decontamination, preparation and sterilization activities. The incumbent supports the Endoscopy Surgical schedule as assigned for the Inpatient or Outpatient areas by ensuring all established procedures governing the re-processing of flexible endoscopes are strictly adhered to. Responsible for oversight of instrument set, sterilization, and staff performance quality assurance audits. Performs daily review of all sterilization records to ensure full departmental compliance. Manages the daily department duty assignment schedule and priority list activities. Provides immediate oversight and onsite assistance for educational preceptorship of new staff members and students. Evaluates and responds to the immediate needs of the operating room staff related to patient care and instrumentation. Point of contact and direct liaison with all ancillary clinical customers to ensure the correct processing and turnaround of their instrumentation is consistent with established protocols. This position will assist in the enforcement of compliance with all Infection Control, JCAHO, DOH, federal, state, local and hospital and department regulations. Administers constructive discipline and monitoring of staff compliance with performance improvement plans alone or in conjunction with director and managers when needed.

Associates Degree (BS Degree preferred) or equivalent in Business or a Health Related Field. A combination of education/experience can be considered in lieu of the degree requirements. Current certifications in Sterile Processing Technology (CRCST) and Management (CHL) is preferred. Extensive experience in Surgical/Central Processing Services or Surgical Field. Previous supervisory experience in a large academic medical center preferred. Surgical Technologist diploma/certification is a plus. Thorough applied knowledge related to sterile processing techniques, procedures and standards as set by accreditation and regulatory agencies.

Posted: 2019-11-19 Expires: 2019-12-19

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Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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