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Sterile Processing Technician (SPT) Program

Background Information

As per the Triton website: Sterile processing technicians provide support to patient care services within a healthcare facility. Responsibilities include cleaning, decontaminating, inspecting, assembling, packaging, sterilizing, storing and distributing medical devices needed to provide patient care, especially for patients undergoing surgical procedures.

Employment opportunities exist in healthcare facilities such as hospitals, surgical centers and birth centers. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the need for sterile processing technicians will increase by approximately 14.5% between now and 2024.

This libguide will equip you with the resources needed to complete your STP certificate. Here you will find useful books, databases, and websites to assist you in your research and studies. 

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