Sterile Processing Coordinator

Sterile Processing Coordinator job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: 1st - Day
Schedule: Full Time

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

About us: Lovelace Medical Center is a patient-centered hospital featuring state-of-the-art equipment and a round-the-clock Emergency Department. We offer high-quality, high-tech medicine in a facility that has become a symbol of health and wellness in the heart of the city we serve.

Lovelace Medical Center is hiring a Sterile Processing Tech Coordinator.

  • Responsible for coordinating decontamination and sterilization of instruments and equipment for assigned area to ensure compliance with regulatory standards. 

  • Demonstrates an advanced understanding of the procedures/policies required for decontamination and terminal sterilization of instrumentation while instituting protective measures to assure proper decontamination and sterilization.

  • Monitors and maintains inventory and equipment records.  Reports equipment malfunctions and/or coordinates repairs with the appropriate personnel.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum: High School Diploma or Equivalent

  • Advanced knowledge of regulatory standards for universal precautions, sterilization methodologies, and regulatory standards for biological monitoring.  Ability to take a lead role in workflow and problem solve equipment malfunctioning.

  • Two (2) year of previous job-related experience.

  • Experience in hospital or clinic setting, preferred.

  • National Certification in Sterile Processing or Surgical Technologist.

Why Lovelace?

  DNV Accredited

  Named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s list of 100 Hospitals with Great Neurosurgery and Spine Programs

  Truven Health Analytics named Lovelace Health System among the top 20 percent of health systems in the country, and is the only health system recognized for this honor in New Mexico

  Named one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker’s Hospital Hospital Review

*EOE/AA

Department / Location

SURGICAL SERVICES
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM