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Manager, Surgical Support Services - Sterile Processing

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We Are Hiring:Manager, Surgical Support Services - Sterile ProcessingSupply Chain Admin-Full Time

The Resource Group, a subsidiary of Ascension, is a business transformation services organization thatspecializes in resource and supply chain management.Through implementation of its User-Directed Integrated Solutions, The Resource Group transforms the resourceand supply function by delivering value through Operations and Logistics Optimization, Strategic Sourcing, andChange Management. Although it specializes in these areas, as its core, The Resource Group is rooted in theideals of hospitality and believes that success is measured by the satisfaction of the customer. The ResourceGroup’s success has allowed it to expand and serve various healthcare systems looking to decrease non-payrollexpenses and increase operational efficiencies. Today, The Resource Group serves over 2,700 locations includingover 155 acute care hospitals across 22 states and Washington D.C.This success and value are delivered by The Resource Group’s people, and it is the people and culture thatenables The Resource Group to achieve success while working toward the common goal of lowering the cost ofhealthcare.As such, The Resource Group believes in:1) Hiring talent from all industries and demographics to foster innovation and diversity of thought andexperience2) Investing in the people who deliver long-term success to our Participants3) Transforming the way our associates develop so they can help transform the organizations we serve4) Creating a culture of continuous learning to prosper in an ever-changing business environmentThe Resource Group offers exciting opportunities for all levels of professionals and views resource and supplymanagement as a dynamic career with opportunities for growth and advancement within and across disciplinesand teams. Positions are available across a number of strategic resource and supply management roles, allowingmultiple entry points into The Resource Group. Learn more about our company our culture and our remote workoptions at TheResourceGroup.com

What You Will Do

The Surgical Support Services team is responsible for assisting with the delivery of consistently exceptionalexperiences for our surgeons, clinicians and patients. As a member of The Resource Group’s Surgical SupportServices team, the Manager, Surgical Support Services - Sterile Processing provides leadership and directionwithin the Sterile Processing Department (SPD) at their location(s) to deliver quality service to physicians andclinicians and support exceptional patient safety, outcomes and customer satisfaction. The Manager isresponsible for monitoring the day-to-day activity related to processing/sterilization service, inventory control,and case cart management within the department as well as supply/support staff as appropriate.The Manager provides guidance, direction and leadership to all Sterile Processing associates within theirlocation(s). The Manager position responsibilities include managing the daily work activities of the departmentstaff; ensuring quality, productivity, and labor efficiency; and assisting leadership in accomplishing strategic andoperational objectives. This Manager should model the attitude and culture expected throughout the departmentand build relationships with SPD customers. The Manager provides guidance to staff and is responsible forstaffing, budget compliance, contributing to staffing decisions such as hiring and terminating employment,coaching and counseling employees on work-related performance, and assisting in the implementation ofpolicies and procedures to ensure a safe and effective work environment. The Manager also implements training,monitoring and operations initiatives that assure compliance with ethical and legal business practices andaccreditation/regulatory/government regulations. This Manager should lead in the professional development andgrowth of their team members.

Responsibilities

This role falls within The Resource Group's Operations and Logistics Optimization Solution. Operations andLogistics Optimization comprises six communities working together to align inventory and data management,operational procedures, and key performance indicators, and to deliver a cost-effective, highly-efficient manageddistributor model. By combining a culture of hospitality with leading operations and logistics processes andcontrols, these communities of skilled associates ensure resource and supply management runs silently in thebackground and operates in service of physicians, clinicians, leadership, and associates.Additional 'What Will You Do' [Position Specific]The Surgical Support Services team is responsible for assisting with the delivery of consistently exceptionalexperiences for our surgeons, clinicians and patients. As a member of The Resource Group’s Surgical SupportServices team, the Manager, Surgical Support Services - Sterile Processing provides leadership and directionwithin the Sterile Processing Department (SPD) at their location(s) to deliver quality service to physicians andclinicians and support exceptional patient safety, outcomes and customer satisfaction. The Manager isresponsible for monitoring the day-to-day activity related to processing/sterilization service, inventory control,and case cart management within the department as well as supply/support staff as appropriate.The Manager provides guidance, direction and leadership to all Sterile Processing associates within theirlocation(s). The Manager position responsibilities include managing the daily work activities of the departmentstaff; ensuring quality, productivity, and labor efficiency; and assisting leadership in accomplishing strategic andoperational objectives. This Manager should model the attitude and culture expected throughout the departmentand build relationships with SPD customers. The Manager provides guidance to staff and is responsible forstaffing, budget compliance, contributing to staffing decisions such as hiring and terminating employment,coaching and counseling employees on work-related performance, and assisting in the implementation ofpolicies and procedures to ensure a safe and effective work environment. The Manager also implements training,monitoring and operations initiatives that assure compliance with ethical and legal business practices andaccreditation/regulatory/government regulations. This Manager should lead in the professional development andgrowth of their team members.

Monitors and ensures achievement and maintenance of certifications for staff● Develops and maintains standards in consistent instrument and equipment quality, distribution andavailability and compliance with safety and regulatory standards; initiates improvements as necessary

● Monitors and ensures adherence to national standards and benchmarks● Determines needs for systems/equipment/supplies purchases, monitors usage, and oversees properworking order and/or stock supplies● Develops reporting as required, including costing/budgeting (new instruments, replacement etc.), staffingetc.● Schedules and coordinates departmental training; manages work programs; oversees on-the-job training● Performs other duties as assigned

What You Will Need

The Resource Group’s value is delivered through its people, and it is our people and culture thatenables us to achieve success. We have created an environment where individuals can thrive whileworking toward the common goal of lowering the cost of healthcare. Passion and hard work arenecessary to accomplish this goal, and we are always looking for people who bring a freshperspective. In addition to the experience listed below, all Resource Group associates embody thefollowing soft skills and attributes: Nice, Bright, High-Energy, Inclusive, Willing to Give Away Power,Inspired by Mission, Invigorated by Change.

-Bachelor's Degree Required

-Minimum of 4 years of combined relevant experience (project management, associatemanagement, and/or sterile processing)

IAHSCMM - CRCST; Certified Registered Central Service Technician - required*- IAHSCMM - CIS; Certified Instrument Specialist - optional- IAHSCMM - CHL; Certified Healthcare Leader Training - required**Can be completed post-hire

Additional Preferences

Why Join Our Team

For nearly 90 years, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital has been providing rewarding career opportunities in the Binghamton, New York, community. Over 2,500 Mission-driven associates serve in our medical, surgical, and specialty units, an ambulatory care center, a breast care center, a regional cancer center, and numerous specialty practices. We offer a place of respect and inclusion for all associates, as well as a rich learning environment with countless opportunities for career growth and professional development. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply today. Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension Lourdes is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.Pay Non-Discrimination Notice: https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp\_%20English\_formattedESQA508c.pdfFor further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster Supplemen (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp\_eeo\_supplement\_final\_jrf\_qa\_508c.pdf) tPlease note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Manager, Surgical Support Services - Sterile Processing

Full time
Binghamton, NY

Published on 07/07/2021

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