You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Sterile Processing Manager.
Youâ™re generous with your thoughts, your partnership and especially your passion for patient safety.
You are equally comfortable with day-to-day operational leadership, human resources management, fiscal management, and regulatory compliance.
Youâ™re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
Saint Joseph Hospital is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 365-bed facility is one of the top-ranked hospitals in Denver, and has been awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing excellence â“ Magnet designation â“ by the ANCC. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Our deep community roots date back to 1873, making us one of the oldest hospitals in Colorado.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. Weâ™ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
Weâ™ll laugh at each otherâ™s jokes (even the bad ones). Weâ™ll hello and high five. Weâ™ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Weâ™re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As a Sterile Processing Manager, you need to know how to:
Manage operations of 24-hour departments. Manage all aspects of certified and non-certified personnel in the care and handling of instrumentation used in the care of patients.
Manage daily staffing and productivity. Promote department sustainability and cost containment efforts to achieve budget. Assist director with development of annual budget, equipment needs and forecasts, and capital planning. Oversee and develop standards of care and standards of practice, direct fiscal management, and quality improvement activities.
Act as an extension of the Director by performing selected leadership duties as delegated by the Director.
Determine the appropriate staff mix for department and develop processes to screen, interview, hire, train, and maintain the competency of all department staff. Ensure on going staff development. Manage and resolve human resource, employee and department safety, and risk management issues.
Serve as primary liaison to providers and core customers across all disciplines to enhance the quality of patient care.
Possess knowledge to ensure compliance with organizational and regulatory standards.
Communicate and maintain working relationships with SCL Senior Leadership in key support roles such as Director of Perioperative Services, Chief Nursing Officer, Medical Director of Perioperative Services, Infection Prevention and Risk Management.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Minimum of five (5) years of experience in Sterile Processing
Certified Sterile Processing Manager (CSPM)
Certified Registered Central Supply Technician (CRCST) or Certified Sterile Processing Department Technician (CSPDT) or Certified Surgical Technician (CST)
Associateâ™s or Bachelorâ™s Degree
Experience acting in a leadership role in Sterile Processing or in a hospital operating room
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being a Sterile Processing Manager on our team we hope youâ™ll join us. At SCL Health youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
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About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.