The Advanced Medical Supply Technician (MST) works in support of the Sterile Processing Service (SPS) management team and provides service for decontamination, processing and packaging of instruments, equipment, and reusable medical equipment. Primary focus is in a central sterile department setting and prioritizes workload among employees in accordance with established workflow and/or job specialization.Learn more about this agency
The Advanced MST assembles highly complex instrument sets including, but not limited to, open heart, major orthopedic total joint, cardiovascular, craniotomy and complex endoscopic instrumentation. Processes all complex endoscopic instrumentation to include those medical devices used in the gastroenterology laboratory, bronchoscopy laboratory, urology and operating room. Reviews manufacturer guidelines to ensure the correct methods and parameters are followed when cleaning, decontaminating and sterilizing RME. Troubleshoots and analyzes mechanical failures and makes necessary adjustments to complex decontamination and sterilization equipment, as well as interprets alarm conditions which may occur while operating the equipment. Informs management and healthcare staff when cleaning and processing standard operating procedures (SOPs) or instruction for use have been changed or updated to assure the changes have been validated to meet all guidelines.
Work Schedule: 930am-6pm (may occasionally work a different shift to cover another MST's scheduled employee leave absence).
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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