Certified Sterile Processing Technician - PRN

JPS Health Network Fort Worth , TX 76102

Posted 3 months ago

JPS Health Network is a $950 million, tax-supported health care system for Tarrant County in North Texas. Licensed for 578 beds, the network includes an acute care hospital and more than 40 community-based clinics, including 19 school-based clinics. John Peter Smith Hospital is home to Tarrant County's first and only Level 1 Trauma Center, its only psychiatric emergency services site and has the largest hospital-based family medicine residency program in the nation. Our network employs more than 6,500 people.

Acclaim is our multispecialty medical practice group. Acclaim has over 300 providers serving the JPS Health Network in specialties ranging from primary care to general surgery and trauma. The Acclaim group has been formed around a common set of incentives and expectations supporting the operational, financial and clinical performance

outcomes of the network. Our goal is to provide high quality, compassionate clinical care for every patient, every time.

For more information, visit www.jpshealthnet.org.

To view all job vacancies, visit www.jobs.jpshealthnet.org/ or www.teamacclaim.org.


Job Title:

Certified Sterile Processing Technician - PRN

Requisition Number:

Employment Type:



Nursing Services

Compensation Type:


Job Category:

Support Services

Hours Worked:


John Peter Smith Hospital

Shift Worked:

TBD-To be determined

Job Description:

Description: The Certified Sterile Processing Technician PRN is responsible for cleaning, inspecting and sterilizing reusable supplies and instruments with appropriate infection control techniques.

Typical Duties:

  • Cleans and decontaminates reusable equipment, instruments, and supplies, manually and mechanically (Hand Washing, Washer/Sterilizer, Ultrasonic Cleaner, Scope Washer, Cart Washer).

  • Monitors, reads, documents, and interprets all parameters for all types of sterilizers to ensure proper function (ETO, Steam, Steris, and Sterrad).

  • Ensures compliance with standards/regulations of Infection Control, OSHA, TACB, and JCAHO.

  • Performs and documents quality control aspects of sterile processing.

  • Observes universal precautions in performance of duties.

  • Helps to maintain needed supplies for the daily function of the Sterile Processing Department.

  • Helps to effectively meet the needs of sterile processing that ensure continuity of shift-to-shift tasks and services.

  • Maintains records and documentation for all aspects of instrument processing and the sterilization process.

  • Attends appropriate training classes and in-service sessions.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Required Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent.

  • Graduate from an approved Sterile Processing program.
    Preferred Education and Experience:

  • 2 years prior experience in Sterile Processing.
    Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:

  • Certification through the Certification Board for Sterile Processing and Distribution (CBSPD) and/ or certification through the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management (IAHCSMM).

Location Address:
1500 S. Main Street

Fort Worth, Texas, 76104

United States

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