Full Time, Day/Evening/Night Shift with Rotating Weekend
With a 609-licensed-bed hospital, 1100 physicians and 4500 employees, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital is one of the largest healthcare delivery networks in the Washington, D.C., area. We offer some of the most sophisticated treatments and technologies available, as well as the expertise of nationally respected physicians.
General Summary of Position: Responsible for preparing, delivering and staging surgical procedure-based case carts according to clinical preference cards and departmental standards. Coordinates case cart supply needs with Sterile Processing Department to ensure case cart completion, accuracy and timely delivery to the surgical suite.
High school degree or GED diploma is required.
May require up to 1 year of technical or other specialized training.
Requires the ability to read and write and knowledge of grammar and arithmetic, including fractions and decimals.
May require the use of standard office/medical equipment (i.e., typewriter, personal computer, data terminal, online printer, calculator, telephone, facsimile, copier, sterilizing equipment, blood pressure cuff, or tables); the preparation, comparison or checking of reports, records and related data; and basic use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings, and knowledge of their application.
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST), Certified Sterile Processing & Distribution Technician (CSPDT) or Certified Registered Central Services Technician (CRCST) required by the International Association of Central Service Materials Management or Certification Board for Sterile Processing & Distribution.
Three to four years of surgical case cart preparation and/or sterile processing experience in a surgical setting.
Knowledge of surgical instrumentation and uses, surgical procedure terminology, surgical supplies, and their usage.
Working knowledge of various surgical instrument inventory tracking software.
Competitive compensation and generous benefits
Superb educational opportunities plus tuition assistance
Free shuttle from Metro stations
Location, location, location! Located in Washington, D.C., MedStar Georgetown University Hospital offers an exciting lifestyle to complement a satisfying career. The D.C. metro area is famous for its education and cultural venues in theater, music, museums, art galleries, and restaurants. Employees live in D.C., Maryland or Virginia, affording great choices in lifestyle just Metro stops away from the hospital.
MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Associates live by Our Common Purpose: We Create Caring Moments in the Spirit of Cura Personalis – Care for the Whole Person. Our Quality Standards of Safety, Compassion, Professionalism, and Coordinated Care set the priorities for consistent decision making applicable to everyone in every situation.