Central Sterile Tech UNC MEADOWMONT
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: November 13, 2022
Description Become part of an inclusive organization with over
40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Summary:
Processes and issues routine and specialized medical/surgical
supplies and instruments used in the care and treatment of
patients. Cleans, high-level disinfects/sterilizes, and packages
medical and surgical instrument trays and inventories.
1. Assembles baskets of instruments, basin sets and equipment using
appropriate check lists and prepares for sterilization.
2. Assembles sets of supplies and instruments used in a variety of
clinical settings. Checks for cleanliness and functionality (i.e.
sharpness of scissors, smooth movement of hinged instruments,
3. Decontaminates, disinfects and thoroughly cleans supplies,
instruments and equipment used in a variety of procedures.
4. Distributes instruments, equipment and supplies to appropriate
5. Monitors and maintains adequate levels of supplies, instruments
6. Monitors equipment for malfunctions. Makes minor repairs.
Notifies appropriate staff of need for more major repairs.
7. Demonstrates proficiency in reprocessing and maintenance of
endoscopes and other endoscopic equipment per high-level
disinfection (HLD) policy and manufacturer instructions (IFU).
Maintain scope washers and washer adapters. Check detergent levels
and effectiveness of disinfectant as per policy. Effectively
communicates information regarding scope repairs, loaners, supplies
and QI information by maintaining documentation of all actions.
Wears PPE as per policy, maintains supplies needed for cleaning and
reprocessing, and communicates effectively equipment failures and
needed repairs. Accurately records data in appropriate logs.
8. Interacts with equipment according to manufacturer guidelines
demonstrating a thorough knowledgeable of instrument and equipment
IFUs and processes instruments.
9. Wears PPE as per policy.
10. Maintains supplies needed for cleaning and reprocessing and
communicates equipment failures and needed repairs effectively.
11. Accurately records data in appropriate logs.
Other InformationOther information:
--- High School diploma or GED
--- No licensure or certification required.
Professional Experience Requirements:
--- No experience required.
--- If position is located at UNC Medical Center or Rex Hospital,
nine months' experience as a sterile tech is required.
--- If graduation from a sterile processing school, no experience
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Job DetailsLegal Employer: -STATEEntity: UNC Medical Center
Organization Unit: UNCH GI Procedures Meadowmont -Work Type: Full
Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00Work Schedule: Day JobLocation of
Job: US:NC:Chapel HillExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to their
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.UNC
Health makes reasonable accommodations for applicants' and
employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as applicants
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