Capital Health is the region's leader in advanced medicine with significant investments in advanced technologies and the best physicians. Comprising its two hospitals (Capital Health Regional Medical Center in Trenton and the Capital Health Medical Center - Hopewell) and the Capital Health - Hamilton outpatient facility, Capital Health is a growing accredited healthcare organization. Capital Health has also received Magnet® status for the fourth consecutive time in recognition of its quality patient care, innovations in professional nursing practice, and nursing excellence. Only 29 organizations in the country have received Magnet status four times and five of those organizations are in New Jersey. In addition, our nursing team received special recognition for excellence in stroke and outpatient emergency care.
Performs all decontamination functions for surgical instrumentation and equipment using infection control techniques.
Prepares items for decontamination by sorting and selecting the correct process (either manual and/or mechanical) to ensure integrity and prevent damage to instruments and patient care equipment.
Prepares instruments for exposure of all surfaces to the decontamination process, which includes flushing and opening all lumens, disassembling and opening locks, and proper loading of mechanical washers.
Operates all decontamination washers, washer sterilizers, sonic washers and dryers, and all other manual methods for cleaning.
Assembles sets with the use of count sheets; replaces missing instrumentation and/or identifies missing instrumentation.
Wraps, packs and labels all instrument trays and single instrument packs, basins and other items.
High school diploma or equivalent.
One year of related experience.
CRCST or certified through national sterile processing program recognized by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.
Low employee expense for medical and dental insurance
403(b) Savings and Retirement Program
Easy commute from PA and major NJ routes.
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