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Certified Sterile Processor

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Johns Hopkins Intrastaff, Baltimore, MD 21201
Allied Health/Clinical Professional

Johns Hopkins Intrastaff is the internal staffing agency for the Johns Hopkins Health System and partner hospitals, providing temporary support to a variety of the Johns Hopkins locations. Our employees are the strength of our service.  Intrastaff is unique because it's one of the very few agencies where a person has the benefit of being a temporary employee and also feels like a member of a large organization. Working at Hopkins means joining a culturally diverse team that includes some of the best nurses, physicians and allied health professionals in the world. Directly or indirectly, you'll have exposure to cutting-edge technology and groundbreaking medical research. 

Inspects, cleans, assembles and sterilizes surgical instrument sets. Operates cleaning and sterilization equipment in order to clean instruments and supplies. Prepare supplies and equipment for steam sterilization and low temperature sterilization.


The Certified Sterile Processor: 

Decontaminates instruments and operates decontaminating equipment according to established procedures.  

Assembles surgical instrument sets, within a standard time frame and checked for completeness and accuracy.  

Packages surgical instrument sets, using the appropriate packaging materials and using appropriate documentation. 

Prepares articles for sterilization and operates sterilizing equipment. 


High School Diploma or GED Equivalent.

Knowledge of Basic Medical Terminology, Surgical Instruments, and Medical Surgical Supplies.

High level of accuracy including documentation.

CSPDT or IAHCSMM Certification

Minimum one (1) year instrument decontamination or healthcare experience.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

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