Job Summary: Maintains 24 hour accountability for sterile processing department. Provide leadership and strategic direction for sterile processing to ensure high reliability in processes to achieve expected outcomes, cost management, productivity, regulatory compliance and workforce engagement. Define and implement processes to ensure highest level of safe handling, processing, and sterilty assurance of all surgical instrumentation. Leadership skills to include coaching, team building, cost and productivity management, customer loyalty, oral and written communication, critical thinking, collaboration, decision-making, technical expertise, and achievement motivation. Implement high reliability principles.
Qualifications: RN and Master's degree required. Five (5) years of progessive leadership experience at Manager or Director level in sterile processing, surgery, clinical procedural area or patient care area. Demonstrated ability to motivate and lead personnel to achieve goals and objectives. Ability to apply process improvement methods (e.g. lean, six sigma). Must have or will need to achieve certification in sterile processing through CBSPD or IAHCSMM.
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