The Project Manager- Surgery Sterilization/Disinfection (BSN)
Universal Health Services, Inc.
April 27, 2018
King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
Full Time - Experienced
The Project Manager Surgery Sterilization-Disinfection provides subject matter expertise with responsibility for ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements related to sterilization and high level disinfection at UHS acute care facilities; hospitals, surgery centers, and clinics. Provides clinical advice, guidance, and resources to assist facilities in attainment of high reliability relating to reprocessing, cleaning/decontamination, sterilization, high-level disinfection and storage of equipment and instrumentation. Works collaboratively with local leadership to implement needed improvements. Provides ongoing education via WebEx or individually on site. Assists with development of standardized orientation and ongoing education. Mentors and coaches local SPD and clinic leadership for clinical effectiveness. Participates in continual performance and process improvement monitoring key performance metrics such as: case cart error frequency, instrument set error frequency, days without bio-burden post sterilization, sterilization documentation error frequency, Immediate Use Steam Sterilization (IUSS).
BSN, Master’s degree desired. Certification as Certified Registered Central Sterile Technician (CRCST) required. Certified Endoscope Reprocessor (CER) and Certified Instrument Technician (CIT) desired. Knowledge of Performance Improvement and Lean highly desired.
5 or more years of clinical experience in leadership with Sterile Processing Departments required, 8+ years experience preferred. Membership in professional organization (IAHCSMM). Interpersonal skills to foster an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment. Experience working in a complex organization. Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability. Demonstrates organizational skills, sound judgment and decision making, along with independent work initiative.
Frequent US travel to assess facilities, provide education and remediation. May function as interim SPD leader on occasion. Travel expectation 50 to 75%.
Equipment, Application and tools knowledge: Demonstrated proficiency with common computer based applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
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Internal Number: 2018
About Universal Health Services, Inc.
At UHS, we're looking for exceptional people who share our vision and values, who share our focus on hard work, enthusiasm, teamwork, loyalty, trust and cooperation. We've embraced these traits and built a team of employees who consistently work to achieve the highest level of service excellence. People are our most valuable resource at UHS as we are committed to providing high quality acute care and behavioral health services to residents of the communities we serve. We are equally committed to offering our employees unlimited opportunity in an environment that encourages professional development.