Instrument Processing Technician - UC Medical Center - Sterile Processing

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Location: Cincinnati, OHIO
Job Type: FullTime

Instrument Processing Technician - UC Medical Center - Sterile Processing (
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Title: Instrument Processing Technician 
Location: UC Medical Center
Department: Sterile Processing 
Hours: Full Time
Shift: Second

At UC Health, we're proud to have the best and brightest teams and clinicians collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.
As the region's adult academic health system, we strive for innovation and provide world-class care for not only our community, but patients from all over the world. Join our team and you'll be able to develop your skills, grow your career, build relationships with your peers and patients, and help us be a source of hope for our friends and neighbors.
UC Health is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of employment.
Primary Purpose:
Decontaminates all instruments and medical devices used in surgery and other departments, utilizing aseptic technique according to the procedures of central sterile processing. Loads and unloads instrument trays to washer-sterilizer, ultra-sonic cleaners, rinser-dryers, cart washers, EO sterilizers, steam sterilizers, and Endo-scope washer. Reassembles and inspects trays and instruments for sterilization and delivers processed goods to user departments. Performs biological spore tests of all sterilizers, recording tests results in proper manual. Knowledge of procedure when sterilizer fails spore test. Maintain assigned work areas and equipment in a clean and organized condition to maintain required standards for handling sterilized and clean materials and to maintain a safe work environment. Assists in orientation of new department employees to each work assignment area and total department operation.



Knowledge and Skills

Education: High school graduate or GED.
Experience: Six to twelve months' experience.


Knowledgey and Skills:  Knowledgeable of central service practices and skilled in sterilization functions.

Primary Location
 - UC Medical Center - 234 Goodman Street - Cincinnati, OH

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