Swedish Health Services Implant Materials Specialist in Seattle, Washington
Implant Materials Specialist
Position provides on-site Surgery Material Management for First Hill and Cherry Hill Product Distribution Centers (PDC) and Issaquah Sterile Processing. This includes ordering, monitoring, tracking, cycle counting inventory of supplies, implants, manufactured and human tissue, valued in excess of $16.5 million dollars. Pulls and assembles patient charge supplies as requested for scheduled surgical cases. Prints and reviews two-week surgery schedule for any conflicts with vendor provided product. Accounts for patient charge inventory used during a surgical procedure and validates the usage in EPIC with the circulating nurse's account. Sends all validated charges to Finance for patient billing. Provides vendors with purchase order number for non stock items used during surgery; accounts for all lot and serial number for human, bovine and porcine tissue in accordance with Joint Commission guidelines and complies with all other regulatory requirements
Coursework/Training of Medical terminology with training in supply chain, inventory management and distribution systems
Experience in supply chain, inventory management and distribution systems
Associate's Degree Or equivalent educ/experience
Coursework/Training of Completion of a formal training program in materials management, sterile processing, surgical technology, or military hospital corpsman
4 years of experience in an acute care hospital or ambulatory surgical clinic working with surgical supplies, products and equipment, with the ability to interpret surgical schedule and to purchase medical supplies utilizing a perpetual inventory and/or supply chain ordering system.
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About the Cherry Hill Campus
What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish healthcare system.
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Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Facilities Management
Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 354038