OR Tech II (Sterile Processing) - St. John Hospital, Leavenworth KS in Leavenworth, KS at Prime Healthcare

Date Posted: 3/8/2020

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At Saint John Hospital, we are committed to providing a superior Patient Experience and are rated among the top hospitals in Patient Safety. We have an awesome Culture which is nurtured by excellent communication, collaboration and engagement \u2013 our team members love working here because we treat each other like family!
Saint John Hospital is a faith-based, 80-bed hospital providing a wide range of services, including 24-hour Emergency Department, Senior Behavior Health, Rehabilitative, Skilled Nursing and Surgical Services. Saint John Hospital is a member of Prime Healthcare Services, one the nation’s leading hospital systems, recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the "15 Top Health Systems" in the nation. As the first private hospital in Kansas, Saint John Hospital has an unparalleled tradition of life-saving medical care for the residents of Leavenworth and Northeastern Wyandotte County.


In this role, the Sterile Processing Tech, or Operating Room Tech, is a critical member of the team. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the cleaning, packaging, sterilization, storage, and distribution of medical instruments, equipment, and supplies used for patient care.
  • Cleans and disinfects equipment requiring decontamination or sterilization according to designated principles of asepsis.
  • Responsible for testing and recording of sterilizer equipment performance to ensure operating within sterility standards.
  • Maintains established control systems for supplies and equipment processed.

    If you want to join a team that is committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates, who values your experience and career development, and who offers a competitive compensation package, this is the right opportunity for you!


    Education and Work Experience
  • Graduate of an ORT training program or on the job training with a minimum of 3 years experience (surgical setting preferred).
  • Experience in scrubbing minor and major procedures in various surgical specialties (i.e. General, Ortho, Urology and GYN).
  • Current BCLS (AHA) upon hire and maintain current.
  • Two to Three years experience working in an operating room setting or Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) upon hire and maintainedcurrent.
  • Must be proficient in the following specialties within 6 months: a. Genb. Gync. Urold. Vasce. ENT/Plastics.
  • Must be proficient one of the following specialties within 6 months: a. Major Vascularb. Orthoc. Neuro.
  • Proficient is defined as the associate can perform cases in that specialty independently.
    We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.  EEO is the Law: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
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