Manager of SPD, Sterile Processing


BAYSHORE MEDICAL CENTER Holmdel Requisition # 2019-72874 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysAs Needed On CallNo On-Call Required Shift HoursDay Address727 North Beers Street, Holmdel, 07733

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Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health our healthcare teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day.  From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

The Manager of SPD is responsible for the management of all Sterile Processing services provided to all user department.

Responsibilities

A day  in the life of a Manager of SPD at Hackensack Meridian Health includes:

  • Oversees coordination and overall function of Instrument Processing Areas; decontamination; reprocessing; sterilization methods; and biologic testing of sterilization processes and all records to include OR, Cardiac Catherization lab

  • Provides processing, cleaning and disinfection for hospital wide sterile procedure trays

  • Oversees cleaning of patient care equipment to include, IV pumps and poles, feeding pumps, PCA, hyperthermia machines

  • Monitors cidex OPA usage and documentation and reports to the Infection Control Committee

  • Designs and implements Central Processing Department Performance Improvement Program and revises, as indicated

  • Provides education and direction to personnel responsible for administration of sterile processing functions

  • Develops policy and procedure in sterile processing concepts

  • Ensures implementation of and compliance with universal blood and body fluid precautions

  • Provides reports, utilization analysis, and budget information to the Director of Perioperative Services

  • Active member of the Infection Control Committee and Code Blue Committee and OR Operations Committee

  • Assures that all SPD staff are certifiedPerforms the evaluation process on staff members

  • Participates with the hiring, transfers, promotions, discipline or termination of SPD staff

  • Deals on a one to one basis with nursing units and ancillary departments to identify and solves issues, develops necessary policies and programs in both locations

Qualifications

  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
  • Bachelors Degree is preferred
  • 5 years supervisory/ managerial experience in an SPD environment preferred
  • 5 years of experience in healthcare is required
  • Certified Sterile Processing Technician through IAHCSMM or CBSPD is required
  • Certification in healthcare leadership (CHL) through IAHCSMM or Certified in Sterile Processing Management (CSPM) through CBSPD is required

  • Must be a member of an SPD Professional Organization

 

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