Regional Medical Center at Memphis Supervisor Central Sterile Processing & Distribution in Memphis, Tennessee

Supervisor Central Sterile Processing & Distribution

Job Code Number:



Case Cart




Hours Per Week:



Full Time

Job Details:

SUPERVISOR CENTRAL SUPPLY AND DISTRIBUTION JOB SUMMARY AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Supervises the activities of Central Processing and Distribution functions during assigned shift to ensure the efficient and accurate preparation and delivery of sterilized and non-sterilized medical supplies, instruments and equipment to the operating rooms, labor and delivery, GI Lab, emergency department, patient care units and affiliated Clinics, and all serviced areas. POSITION REQUIREMENTS LICENSE: · CRCST Certification required and CHL/CIS certification desired. EDUCATION: · Bachelor's degree is Required in Healthcare or a related field. EXPERIENCE: · Central processing and distribution experience is required. · At least five (5) year in a leadership role within Central Sterile Processing and Distribution department Required. · Thorough knowledge of all modalities of sterilization, CPD/operating room and case cart processes and procedures. Demonstrates the ability to analyze and solve complex problems requiring knowledge of current CPD practices to develop, present, implement and maintain activities in department. Demonstrated organizational, communication, interpersonal and computer skills necessary to implement daily activities and to coordinate with operating room and other support personnel/departments. Work requires the ability to react and perform under stress in emergency situations and manage a sometimes chaotic work environment. Demonstrates the ability to plan and organize work for self and others and to exercise analytical judgment on work to be done. Knowledge of inventory management practices. Demonstrates knowledge of OSHA, EPA and other related governing bodies. · Weekend, holiday and on-call work required. · Any other duties as required and approved my management PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING CONDITIONS · Work requires prolonged walking and standing; lifting, walking, bending, pushing and pulling of supplies, instruments and equipment; handling of cleaning chemicals and infectious waste; exposure to infectious agents; Heavy Work - Exerting up to 150 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 75 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 30 pounds of force constantly to move objects. (May be further defined as "with or without assistance"). Bachelors degree is required