Job ID: 21-15617 Type: Regular Full-Time Salmon Creek Medical Ctr campus
At Legacy, our mission is to make life better for our patients, our community and each other. As a Central Sterile Manager, you carry that mission with pride as you guide a team to provide a sterile, clean and safe environment for the best possible medical/surgical care. Your vision and leadership creates an ideal atmosphere in which team members thrive and patients can be sure they are receiving the highest quality of care.
Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center is Southwest Washington’s most modern hospital, offering the latest technology in a setting designed for comfort and care for the whole family. We feature innovations in joint replacement, robotic surgery, pelvic health for women, cancer care, intensive care for newborns, neurosurgery, medical care for children and more.
Under general direction, responsible for the administration of Central Sterile, including the quality of decontamination, cleaning and sterilization of surgical instruments, re-processable equipment and supplies in the hospitals; and functional coordination of Central Sterile with other departments and outside resources.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent related experience.
Minimum three to five years surgery or central sterile experience required, including two or more years progressively more responsible experience relating to a management role.
Extensive knowledge of the principles/applications of sterilization of surgical instruments and case cart systems. Knowledge of the principles/practices and application of federal and state laws that govern the Central Sterile department. Ability to plan, organize, direct, control and assign work for self and others. Skill in coordinating and problem solving. Ability to exercise complex analytical judgment. Ability to give and follow written and verbal instructions. Ability to effectively record and reflect observations. Ability to coordinate management and work area activities. Ability to react and perform under urgent and emergency situations.
LEADING AT LEGACY
Demonstrates the ability to act consistently with Legacy’s Values in Action, exemplifies our core organizational values, and exhibits the leadership competencies outlined in Leading at Legacy.