Processing instruments and equipment plays an integral part in achieving our mission to provide safe patient care. SPD Techs, and every process performed in the sterile processing department (SPD), has an impact on patient safety. Demonstrating and assessing competencies permit everyone in the SPD to ensure that the instruments and equipment used for patients will not cause infection. Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Rockwall currently has an opening for a Sterile Processing Tech PRN.
Processes, issues, and controls medical supplies, devices and equipment, both sterile and nonsterile, for patient care areas.
Reprocessing responsibilities include decontamination, disinfection, preparation, packaging, sterilization, sterile storage, and distribution.
Sterile Processing Technician will be knowledgable about processes in the following areas: