PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION
The purpose of this position is to process supplies, instruments, and equipment through cleaning, decontamination, reassembly, packaging, sterilizing, storing and distribution to patient and requesting areas
JOB DUTIES/ RESPONSIBLITIES
Duty 1: Demonstrates knowledge of standards in the disinfection, cleaning, processing and sterilization of instruments and equipment provided through the department.
Duty 2: Promotes clean and safe working environment through recommended transport and disposal of bio hazardous items.
Duty 3: Utilizes effective communication skills with all departments to achieve transfer of information and supplies necessary for continuous patient care.
Duty 4: Maintains delivery of patient care through identification and delivery of supplies.
Duty 5: Demonstrates safe and effective operation of equipment through utilization of daily testing and verification process.
Duty 6: Identifies flow of daily schedules to anticipate needs throughout the hospital.
Duty 7: Demonstrates understanding of proper body mechanics utilized while working with equipment within the department and during transport throughout the hospital.