STERILE PROCESSING ASSISTANT
November 16, 2020
STERILE PROCESSING ASSISTANT Non-Clinical Support Hours: 3-1130p Evenings - Full-time Paygrade/Wages/Salary Info: OH 2013-69 - 40270A
Job Summary Responsible for the proper care, cleaning, decontamination, and distribution of equipment/supplies to departments in hospital. # Job Responsibilities Ensures policies, procedures, and practices of sterile processing comply with standards established by all regulatory agencies. Utilizes software program to locate sterile equipment to be delivered to other departments throughout the organization. Responsible for the proper care, cleaning, and decontamination of multiple pieces of equipment following the manufacturer#s instruction for use (IFU). Maintains urology carts and various code carts by restocking and removing outdated supplies. Answers telephone and provides customer service throughout the organization. Scans work productivity into the electronic tracking system. Qualifications High school diploma, General Equivalency Diploma (GED) or higher preferred No experience required No licensure/certification/registration required Skills and Attributes Requires critical thinking skills and decisive judgment. Works under direct supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Learning and applies knowledge at a basic level relying heavily on senior staff for troubleshooting. Physical Demands Standing: Frequently Walking: Frequently Sitting: Occasionally Lifting 0-25 lbs: Frequently Lifting 25-75 lbs: Rarely Lifting over 75 lbs: Rarely Carrying 0-25 lbs: Frequently Carrying 25-75 lbs: Rarely Carrying over 75 lbs: Rarely Pushing/Pulling 0-25 lbs: Frequently Pushing/Pulling 25-75 lbs: Frequently Pushing/Pulling over 75 lbs: Frequently Climbing: Occasionally Bending/Stooping: Frequently Kneeling: Occasionally Crouching/Crawling: Occasionally Reaching: Frequently Talking: Frequently Hearing: Frequently Repetitive Foot/Leg Movements: Rarely Repetitive Hand/Arm Movements: Frequently Keyboard Data Entry: Frequently Running: Occasionally Vision: Depth Perception: Frequently Vision: Distinguish Color: Frequently Vision: Seeing Far: Frequently Vision: Seeing Near: Frequently Owensboro Health Core Commitments INTEGRITY - We conduct ourselves with a high level of responsibility, reliability and honesty because we take seriously the trust of our patients and coworkers. RESPECT - We value and accept the unique talents and contributions of every patient, customer and team member in the Owensboro Health community. TEAMWORK - We build a spirit of connectivity and fellowship by striving together to overcome obstacles, surpass goals, celebrate accomplishments and plan the future. INNOVATION - We foster original ideas and creative solutions that improve our daily work and promote the mission of Owensboro Health. SERVICE - We focus on service to patients, customers and team members by anticipating their needs, thoughtfully meeting those needs and continually improving the quality of everything we do. EXCELLENCE - We reach beyond basic expectations to expand our knowledge and awareness, produce exceptional work and provide outstanding service.