Hire, mentor, coach, conduct performance reviews, evaluates and disciplines CSSD staff in CSSD area of responsibility.
Organizes, controls and manages the daily operation of sterile processing functions to ensure the timely delivery of a high quality product and service.
Ensures applicable standards related to the CSSD processes are met e.g. ISO, NABH, AAMI, AORN, Joint Commission.
Ensures a continuous improvement philosophy incorporating corrective and preventative action.
Identifies developments and trends in medical device reprocessing and introduces progressive and innovative practices.
Oversees maintenance of accurate records on key performance indicators relative to the service provided including utilization, productivity and quality control.
Oversees Sterility Assurance testing for all sterilizers and performance testing for washer disinfectors.
Ensures established policies and procedures are adhered to and work place safety standards are followed.
Acts as an expert user of the CSSD tracking and inventory software systems including report generation.
Prioritizes requests and departmental needs effectively and efficiently.
Assist in infection Control committee Activities.
Effective Budgetary management.
Ensure safe Environment for Staff and Patients.