PeaceHealth is seeking a Education Coordinator Sterilization/HLD - Sterile Processing for a 1.0 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. This position will be working Variable shift with shift durations of 8 Hours .
Req ID: 167652
Plans, organizes and coordinates the development and implementation of the education curricula with any department that uses or cares for items that require sterile or high level disinfection (HLD). Services as education coordinator and manages communication for implementations, special projects, process teams and competency assessments. Documents training programs and caregiver completion/competency validation. Delivers training. Prepares and performs necessary audits to ensure safe patient care is provided in departments where sterilization or high level disinfection occurs. Is the Subject Matter Expert on sterilization and high level disinfection for the community/network.
Develops, coordinates and integrates staff education, training, competencies, professional practices and quality audit processes in the inpatient, ambulatory and local affiliated clinics to assure caregivers involved with sterilization and high level disinfection in the organization are oriented to their positions. Assesses, designs, develops, administers and measures technical and performance requirements/skills for all instrument and scope processing across the organization and in partnership with system colleagues.
Researches and coordinates multiple and complex education programs and training using evidence based practice to meet needs of departments and the system. Will include coordination of vendor supplied training. Develops collaborative relationships with local Sterile Processing training programs.
Maintains ongoing review of new technologies and instrumentation selections that reduce costs, improve quality of sterilization services and improve safety for patients and caregivers.
Addresses the following: gaps in processes, information on new technology, continuous quality improvement, a leader checklist for annual competencies, formal mentoring for new caregivers, in-services on new equipment and provides representation on the Surgical Site Infection Committee.
Documents training in PeaceHealth's learning management system using standardized templates, forms and agreements.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Associates degree, or combination of education and experience that provides the caregiver with the requisite knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job.
Bachelor's degree preferred.
EXPERIENCE / TRAINING:
Minimum of two years' experience in program coordination and customer service experience with web-based and other educational technologies or training systems strongly preferred.
Training or experience with adult learning and/or instructional design.
Minimum 3 years Central Sterile experience
LICENSE / CERTIFICATION:
Certification from IAHCSMM or CBSPD
Demonstrated familiarity within the CSP hospital based industry
Demonstrated knowledge of OSHA & WISHA standards
Proficiency with MS Office applications and a variety of education technology methodologies.
Additional training or certification desired in areas such as human performance technology, improvement or management; process improvement; adult learning; instructional design; competency models; data collection and analysis tools; and customer needs assessments.
Knowledge of current regulations and requirements (AAMI, AORN, IAHCSM, etc.)
Demonstrated skills in presentations, clinical skills assessment methodology and project management
Demonstrated experience in facilitating work groups, curriculum design/development/delivery and quality management principles
RIVERBEND PHYSICAL / COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS
Work requires fairly light physical exertion from 34 to 65% of the time.
Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less.
Work is performed under normal working conditions with adequate lighting and ventilation.
Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34-65% of work time).
Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Springfield community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers .
Location: Springfield , SHMC at Riverbend (420) Job Category: Allied, Ancillary & Clinical Support Shift: Variable Shift Length: 8 Hours FTE: 1.0 Work Type: Full Time Hourly compensation starts at: $ 24.28 , more depending on experience Required Certifications/Licensure: Certified Registered Central Service Technician
PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.
Posting Notes: Springfield || Allied, Ancillary & Clinical Support || Technician / Technologist || Full Time || SURGICAL SVCS
Internal Number: 167652
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.
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