Sterile Processing Technician
SALEM MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
SALEM, OR Sterile Processing Technician, Decontaminates and sterilizes instruments, medical supplies and equipment and assembles, wraps and sterilizes trays of instruments. Follows proper Standard Precautions while in decontamination and sterilization areas. Monitors biological and chemical wash solution to ensure quality and consistency for decontamination of instruments and medical equipment. Verifies that equipment functions properly, requisitions for equipment maintenance, repair or replacement, and removes defective equipment. Restocks, labels, and maintains inventory, submits requisitions, collects and distributes instruments, trays, crash carts, and facility medical equipment. Performs environmental maintenance duties and assists in maintaining inventory levels in sterile processing, the operating room, and in equipment storage areas.