The Sterile Processing Manager is responsible for planning, organizing, controlling and supervising the operation of the staff and department services for CMHS. Oversees all sterilization and decontamination services to patient care departments at (CMH, CFH and OVCH) including receiving, issuing instrumentation and soft goods. Provides for and encourages staff participation in programs for in-service education to stimulate interest and promote growth and development, continually works on staff training onsite at CMH, CFH and OVCH. Demonstrates proper procedures and knowledge of inspection, assembly, and care of instruments and instrument sets. Abides by CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) and AAMI guidelines and recommendations of infection control committee. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems. Performs other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree in related field or in progress required, Master’s Degree preferred. Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in Sterile Processing required. IAHCSMM (International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materials Management) certification required. Previous supervisory or management experience required. Five (5) years’ experience managing a multi-disciplinary staff of professionals in a complex organizational structure, previous management experience and National Materials Management Certificate (AHRNM) preferred.
Internal Number: 2018-3575
About Community Memorial Health System
Community Memorial Health System is a community-owned, not-for-profit organization that consists of two hospitals and twelve family-practice health centers serving various communities within Ventura County. We are fully accredited by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), licensed by the California Department of Public Health and ISO 9001 certified.
Located close to the beach, just 60 miles north of Los Angeles is Community Memorial Hospital, our 242 bed, acute care facility, committed to providing quality patient care in an environment that promotes clinical excellence and innovative leadership.
Ojai Valley Community Hospital, an affiliate of Community Memorial Hospital, is a 25 bed general acute care facility designated as a Critical Access Hospital with a distinct part 66 bed skilled nursing facility. OVCH provides inpatient, outpatient, and skilled nursing services for mostly primary and secondary care needs. In addition we operate a 24-hour standby emergency department.
CMHS offers some of the best benefits in the industry, along with great career choices, training, and leadership development. At our facility, our employees share their enthusiasm for life as well as for help...ing others. As you balance your work life with your other passions, we're there for you every step of the way.
CMHS offers excellent benefits, such as Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, and AD&D insurance. We also offer a comprehensive 403(b) retirement plan, flexible spending accounts, paid time off, and a variety of other great benefits.
If you are interested in joining teams that meld quality care and compassion to create an environment of excellence, please take a moment to discover more about what it's like to work at Community Memorial Health System.
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