Being a system Educator in Sterile Processing for Community Medical Centers (CMC) is both challenging and demanding-- but also very rewarding. In this role, you will directly impact staff education across three (3) acute care hospitals in our system and be responsible for developing tools, competencies and retention methods. You will gain well-rounded experience in dealing with various service lines and interact frequently with the OR and sterile processing leadership and staff.
From building trays and cleaning/sterilizing instruments to ensuring that all instrument inventory is organized and ordered in a timely manner-- we deliver the excellent care and attention to detail that our patients deserve. We are driven by our mission: “to improve the health status of the community and promote medical education”. As an Educator the average day is anything but average and you will actively feel and see how your role directly impacts our mission.
Your Sterile Processing Career at Community | Opportunity. Challenge. Growth.
As the Sterile Processing Educator you will collaborate with Perioperative services to develop and organize educational content and curriculum; evaluate, revise and implement educational programs, and other related materials needed.
In this role some of your key responsibilities would include but are not limited to:
Organizes and conducts educational sessions and formal trainings on a regular basis, incorporating appropriate teaching methodologies to meet identified needs and course objectives.
Conducts competency evaluations through skill demonstration and written assessments to determine areas for performance improvement.
Determines measurable goals and objectives for educational programs. Develops and uses evaluation tools to measure and provide feedback on the effectiveness of trainings and educational processes.
Ensures that processes and services are continuously monitored for quality, cost effectiveness, operational efficiency and that services are provided in accordance with State and Federal laws and regulations, organizational policy and accreditation compliance requirements.
Researches, studies and participates in continuing education programs to: improve course curriculum and content, improve interaction between employees and patients, update best practices, and maintain professional competence and skills.
Experience and education minimum requirements:
High school diploma or GED
3 years of experience in Sterile Processing Department and/or Operating Room
3 years of experience in education development, implementation, quality improvement and program development, and/or leadership
License and certification minimum requirements:
Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) Certification
License and certification within 1 year of entry into role:
Contact Recruiter Joseph LoFreso today at JLoFreso@communitymedical.org or text at 559-231-2452.
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Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 2019-14489
About Community Medical Centers
Community Medical Centers: One Network, One Community
Community Medical Centers is a private, not-for-profit healthcare network based in Fresno, California. We're led by local leaders and physicians focused on addressing the diverse needs and issues of the San Joaquin Valley. As the Valley's largest healthcare organization and largest private employer, we are vital to the area's health and economy.