Are you looking for a career in healthcare and anxious to start working right away? The Central Service Technician program allows you to earn a technical diploma in less than one year!
Central service is the hub of all activities involving supplies and equipment for surgery, obstetric, emergency departments, and other patient care areas. Students learn the principles of standard precautions, asepsis, disinfection, and sterilization procedures.
As a Central Service Technician, you will:
- Maintain an uninterrupted supply of instrumentation and supplies used in patient care.
- Support patient care services and be especially involved in the prevention of infection.
- Clean, sterilize and process patient products, including surgical instruments, power equipment, robotic instruments, fiber optic scopes, cameras, and other specialty instrumentation.
- Maintain records associated with supply orders, charges, and inventory.
This program will include classroom instruction and a clinical experience in a local hospital.