Fairview Health Services  Instrument Processing Technician in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Instrument Processing Technician

Specialty Support Services (Non-Clinical)

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center (West Bank)

Department Surgery Support Services

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 06/18/2018

Job Number 18-73504

Job Description:

Is accountable for the senior tech level activities on a shift by shift basis in the OR Processing department and reports to the OR/CSP supervisor. As the senior individual on the shift monitors all activities ensuring smooth consistant process flows. Assist less experienced staff in accomplishing Day to day functions. Helps in monitoring overall SIPT quality of work and assist in timely productive, and efficient use of resources.

Job Qualifications:

Minimum Education - Graduate of an accredited Central Service or Surgical Tech Program including training in instrument processing and assembly specifically related to the operating room for a minumum of 3 years, or 5 plus years work experience in assembly and sterilization of hospital operating room surgical instruments. Must be able to enter an Operating Room to deliver supplies using aseptic techniques not to contaminate instrumentation.

Minimum Experience - 3 years of experience required if a graduate in a Central Service or Surgical Tech program. 5 years of direct work experience in assembly and sterilization of hospital operating room surgical instruments if not graduate from a program.

Preferred Experience - 5 - 10 years experience.

About Fairview Health Services

Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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