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Fairview Health Services CPC Instrument Processing Aide in Minneapolis, Minnesota


Fairview Health Services is looking for a Central Processing Center Aide based out of the University or Minnesota Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This is a full time 80 hours every two weeks, benefit eligible position. This will be a night shift position.

Responsibilities/Job Description

This position Decontaminates, cleans, processes, assembles, sterilizes, stores and distributes linen, utensils, and floor trays for Fairview Ridges, Fairview Southdale, Fairview Lakes Regional Center, Fairview Northland and the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview Maple Grove

  • Assembles instrument procedural (floor) trays for use at the patient bedside, x-ray, emergency room, outpatient settings and clinics, etc., by following all manufacturer instructions for use (IFU’s).

  • Operates mechanical equipment for washing, disinfecting, drying and sterilizing devices by following all manufacturer instructions for use (IFU’s

  • Transports instrumentation between processing areas

  • Operates computers for supply requisitions and sterilization tracking

  • Operates and completes quality testing of all sterilizer types within the area


Required Qualifications

  • 6 months Sterile Processing or related experience

  • Certified Registered Central Service Technician (CRCST) or the ability to obtain certification within one year of hire

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year of Sterile processing or related experience

Other Required Skills

  • Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served

  • Communication to all levels of the medical profession through telephone conversations, email or in person.

  • Ability to work as an effective team member to provide exceptional care

  • Good telephone and computer skills

  • Must be flexible to work various shifts and locations as required

  • Ability to use appropriate computer applications

  • Ability to work independently, demonstrate critical thinking skills and engage in ongoing process improvement

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Fairview Health Services ( is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2019-29873

Profession Non-Clinical Support Staff

Speciality Other

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center West Bank Hospital

Shift night

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Department System Central Sterile Service