Central Sterile Processing Technician(Copy)(Copy)

Competency-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
1199SEIU Training and Upgrading Fund MD/DC
O*Net Code
Rapids Code
Req. Hours
Apr 26, 2021
Apr 26, 2021

Competency-Based Skills

7 skill sets | 34 total skills
Conducts duties and tasks with professionalism in all work activities
Carries out all work duties in compliance with the employer’s mission, vision, values, philosophy, goals, objectives, policies and procedures
Maintain the work environment in a safe, clean and orderly fashion
Inspect items for cleanliness, functionality and integrity
Prepare work are and test sterilizer function
Maintain safe, clean and orderly storage environment
Ordering, processing and receiving rental equipment
Shows ability to work well in a team setting
Cleaning, decontamination and disinfection of surgical equipment and instruments
Demonstrates good attendance and on-time arrival to work place, meetings, and required events and trainings
Prepare working area for decontamination
Assemble items for packaging and sterilization
Select appropriate sterilizer equipment, packaging and methods based on equipment,
Stock, rotate, inspect, confirm, distribute and monitor usage of items
Assemble equipment for distribution
Shows respect in personal interactions with colleagues, patients, family members and guests
Preparation, packaging and sterilization of surgical equipment
Responds to requests in a timely manner, and utilizes time management skills
Prepare quality tests to ensure proper equipment operation; repair, service or obtain professional vendor services as needed
Transfer and sterilize items safely and accurately
instruments and standard operating procedures
Demonstrate strong customer relations skills
Deliver equipment as per company policies and protocols
Competent in conflict resolution skills
Sterilize instruments and equipment properly, fully and in accordance with standard operating procedures and/or manufacturer recommendations (IFUs)
Maintains competency and yearly educational requirements for position
Separate disposable from non-disposable items and dispose of expendable supplies properly
Maintain personal health and safety as well as team/environment health and safety
Load sterilizer properly, use correct cycle settings
Demonstrate effective communication and conflict management skills
Maintain and inspect equipment, and send for repair as necessary
Communicates effectively with health care providers to ensure continuity and coordination of care, appropriate care delivery, and report patient safety concerns/issues
Manage inventory and restocking according to established protocols; participate in team and department functions
Complies with HR 525, Professional Appearance, policy by wearing a hospital badge and presenting a neat, clean, professional appearance at all times
Prepare items for decontamination and conduct decontamination procedures
Ensure integrity and effectiveness of sterilization process
Participate in department organization and functions
Attends and actively participates in meetings as required
Maintain, clean, procure and distribute patient care equipment
Store sterilized instruments and equipment properly
Maintains strong customer and communication skills

Technical Instruction

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