Under general supervision but according to established procedures, duties include, but are not limited to, decontaminating, sorting, inspection, testing, assembling, and sterilizing various standard and specialty instruments, equipment, trays and other items used within the healthcare facilities. Assembles case carts, crash carts and various other emergency carts per established pick lists. Restocks unused, returned supplies, notifies appropriate personnel of low or stocked out supplies. Restocks various nursing areas via requisition or pick list. For other Instrument Associate positions and positions within the Central Sterile Processing Department at the Detroit Medical Center please visit www.dmc.org/jobs for our current openings.
1.High school diploma or equivalent. 2.Ability to read, write and comprehend the English language.3.Completion of an accredited program in Central Services Processing, or six months of equivalent experience performing same duties in a Central Sterile Processing department. 4.Certification through CBSPD or IAHCSMM required within 12 months of hire/job date (Certification requirement waived for current employees with hire date prior to 2001).
The DMC is the leading academically-integrated hospital system in metro Detroit and the largest healthcare provider in southeast Michigan. The DMC has been recognized nationally with top awards in all aspects of hospital operations for leadership and excellence. The DMC is able to achieve these awards because of our exceptional employees.
Our devotion to patient care and superior patient ou...tcomes is part of everything we do. It is our mission. It is our pledge. It is our personal promise to every patient and every family who entrusts their care to us.
So how do we live this pledge? What makes our pledge unique? Recognizing that each patient is valuable and vulnerable, we honor their trust and champion their needs. As a teaching institution, collaboration goes hand in hand with continuous learning.
Our evidence-based approach inspires confidence and spurs innovation. It ensures that we are making treatment decisions based on our experience, on the best available research and our understanding of each patient as an individual.
The DMC is here to serve all the communities that need us. No one gets turned away who comes to us for care. From mobile teams to Meals on Wheels to global outreach for patients in other parts of the world, DMC stands ready to help -- wherever there's a need, wherever we can.
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We are the largest private employer in the city of Detroit with 8 hospitals and institutions and more than 12,000 employees. Our facilities range from urban to suburban and are located across five counties.
Detroit Medical Center is part of Tenet Health Systems - Tenet Health Systems is transforming healthcare coast-to-coast with more than 100,000 colleagues and 23,000 affiliated physicians in 78 hospitals and more than 170 outpatient centers operating in 43 states. Our Tenet team cares for nearly 4 million patients annually. In addition, we operate 6 accountable care organizations and 5 health plans. Discover more about Tenet at OurNewTenet.com.
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