The Clinical Manager, reports to the RN Manager of Peri Operative Services and is a member of the Peri Operative Services Leadership Team that interacts daily with management in Peri Operative Services, Peri Operative Service Line Leaders, Supply Chain, Sterile Processing, and other departments as well as the surgeons to evaluate, analyze and identify instrumentation and supply needs for Peri Operative Services in the most efficient and cost effective methods. Establishes and documents policies and procedures, process improvements, standards of practice and performance improvement programs to ensure proper decontamination and sterilization of surgical/medical supplies and instruments according to regulatory and trade standards. This position will also anticipate, aquire and coordinate the equipment and supplies required for all surgical cases to minimize delays in the surgical schedule. The Clinical Manager for Sterile Processing will troubleshoot sterile processing equipment failures and identify the contacts outside of Chambersburg Hospital that are needed to ensure the failure is minimized in the future. Supports fiscal responsibility for the sterile processing department.
Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing or a graduate from an accredited school of Surgical Technology.
Informal or Continuing Education: Evidence of participation in educational programs to update and maintain knowledge and clinical skills.
Experience: Experience applying customer service behaviors and communication skills required. Minimum three years of experience as an OR RN or Surgical Technician in an acute care OR. Computer literate required with proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint preferred; organizational, interpersonal, analytical and time management skills are essential.
Certifications/Licensure: Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in Pennsylvania or Certified Surgical Technologist with certification in Sterile Processing (CSPDT) within 24 months and Sterile Processing Management (CSPM) within 36 months.
Internal Number: 3103
About Chambersburg Hospital
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