The role is mainly responsible for the correct assistance in the cleaning and decontamination activities and processes of the different area of the facility. Also responsible of the maintenance of all the equipments used in the department.
Receives, diss-assembles, cleans contaminated equipment and inspects and tests all equipment as per established protocols
Assumes responsible for providing effective and efficient decontamination and distribution of re-usable medical devices for use in direct patient care
Tests and operates washer disinfector machines, driers, sterilizers or any other decontamination equipment within the department as per established protocols
Operates and tests all decontamination machinery within the department, and informs supervisors or assistant managers if results are contrary to those required
Undertakes quality checks for cleanliness and completeness of equipment, before distribution to wards, departments, and theatres
Undertakes daily validation tests of decontamination equipment, and ensures appropriate documentation of activities and results
Issues sterile supplied goods and maintains holding stock levels within the wards and departments
Carries out functionality tests on all re-usable medical devices and records and processes test results to demonstrate compliance, enable audit and facilitate analysis.
Receives and documents goods and equipment, checks delivery notes against goods delivered for accuracy and records non-conformance
Communicates with colleagues/customers at all levels, including senior staff
Assists in restocking of supplies and records all information required
Carries out assigned clerical tasks as requested by a supervisor
IAHCSMM or CBSPD