Oversees the decontamination, cleaning, assembly, sterilization and high-level disinfection of all reusable instrumentation. Responsible for processing instrument trays, maintaining sterilizers, maintaining sterilization log books, overseeing sterile processing technicians, and processing other supplies necessary for surgical and/or procedures at Woman’s Hospital according to AAMI, AORN and Joint Commission standards. Assists the Nurse Manager of Same Day Surgery Center/Sterile Processing with staffing, budgeting, and human resource management in the Sterile Processing Department. Performs various duties assigned by department management according to policies and procedures and the mission of Woman's Hospital.
Associates Degree is Surgical Technology required.
Must be a Certified Surgical Tech.
Five years experience in sterile processing and/or operating room in an acute care setting is required.
Internal Number: 18-0231
About Woman's Hospital
Woman's mission is to improve the health of women and infants.
Woman's was one of the first women's specialty hospitals in the nation, and is currently one of the largest in the United States. Opened in November 1968, Woman's is a private, nonprofit organization that is consistently recognized for its innovative programs for women and infants. Woman's is the 17th largest delivery service in the U.S. and the largest in Louisiana with more than 8,500 births annually.