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Eye On Sterile Processing Department

By Selendea Barefield
Information coming from front-line Sterile Processing Technicians.
#sterileprocessing #iahcsmm #spd #cbspd
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Pride Celebration: Medtronics, Laws and You
Organizations around the world are celebration Pride month. Are you? I have never witness the LGBTQ+ community being represented in Sterile Processing. How can be celebrate? What laws protect employees? Is there discrimination in healthcare? LGBTQ+ Health Clinics by State Local Non-discrimination Ordinance 10 Tips for Caring for LGBTQIA+ Patients PRIDE CELEBRATIONS EYE ON SPD
13:08
June 16, 2021
Annual Review & You= Pay
Don't wait to prepare for your annual review. Start now. I will give you tips that will prepare you for your annual review, and get  you more.
25:18
June 14, 2021
Your List Before You Travel or Move for Work
I have moved many, many times. I moved for personal reasons, work and adventure. There are a few things that I find myself always forgetting. In this episode I will hand deliver you a list, so that you will be prepared. Good luck on your travels. Eye On SPD
19:06
June 7, 2021
Task Rotation: Should it be fair?
We can add value to the department outside of normal task rotation. I have a soft spot for people that can't work like they used to but love their department. I have an eye for those that have more to offer outside of being rotated to decon or not. In this episode I offer a few ideas. Thanks for listening.  https://eyeonspd.com/ #sterileprocessing
16:60
May 23, 2021
I had 10 Interviews 8 Job Offers: It's My Mindset
Applicants study interview questions hoping to land a job, but what happens when the interviewer doesn't ask any of the typical questions? Can you pitch yourself in 30 seconds or less? SPD Interview: https://spdinterview.carrd.co/ SPD Resume: https://spdready.carrd.co/
35:20
May 2, 2021
Dear Side Hustler the Sterile Processing Technician,
 Do you have an EIN number, Business Bank Account, Website or Process Payment System? Did you know the government has grants available for small businesses? I will give you information on this and more.
21:31
April 12, 2021
Sterile Processing Techs: Out The Box Career Path
I will give you three levels of career paths that you can use to take action today! Dare to be great! Quizlet Regulatory and Professional Agencies Hospital Jobs with Little Schooling Health Care Careers for those with a certificate or diploma https://www.healthcarepathway.com/health-care-careers/diploma-certificate-jobs/ Medical Certifications https://medcerts.com/blog/7-quick-certifications-that-pay-well-in-healthcare AAMI and U.S. Department of Labor https://pressroom.aami.org/posts/pressreleases/no-student-debt-us-gov-approves-biomedical-eq OSHA complete online safety training by osha authorized provider https://www.osha.com/ Board of Certified Safety Professionals: https://www.bcsp.org/About/BCSP-News/understanding-osha-safety-certifications OSHA 30 Training https://www.osha.gov/training Infections Preventionist Certificate https://www.cbic.org/CBIC/Get-Certified/Get-Started.htm EPA Certification Programs https://www.epa.gov/home/teaser-listing/156963/790401?field_channel_tid_op=or&field_type_tid_op=or&web_area_op=%3D&web_area=&title_op=word&title=certification&field_description_value_op=%3D&field_description_value=&field_keywords_tid=&timestamp=&contenttype%5Bpage%5D=page&sort_by=timestamp&sort_order=DESC&page=1 EPA https://www.epa.gov/home/epa-certifications Water Quality https://wqa.org/profcert Hazardous Drugs Management Certificate https://www.ptcb.org/credentials/hazardous-drug-management-certificate Indoor Air Quality Certificate https://ww2.epatest.com/iaq/ The American Council for Accredited Certification https://www.acac.org/cert/infectioncontrolcertification.aspx#CEICT If you have a degree in biology etc. American Board of Industrial Hygienist. http://www.abih.org/about-abih/qualifications
22:06
March 29, 2021
Minimum Wage Increased but Nothing for YOU
Organizations are increasing the minimum wage for new employees but they are leaving out their tenured staff. What will you do if you don't get a wage increase? Will you leave? Will you negotiate for a higher pay? In this episode, I will give you tools, resources and ideas that will help you navigate your decision.  SKILLS ASSESSMENTS CHECK YOUR PAY  
25:54
March 25, 2021
Increase Your Value, Grow Your Brand
You are a Brand. You can take several steps everyday at work to increase your knowledge, skills and value. You don't have to be a supervisor to think like one. Start imagining the things you can do,  to cut cost or time, and increase workflow. Listen today for 29 minutes worth of tips. Please share. EYEONSPD YOUTUBE VIDEO MIND MAPPING FOR CREATING PROCESSES
30:58
March 14, 2021
Frontline Techs: Your First Six Months. Sunshine & Michael
Her first week of work, she was called into the office, and asked if this was the job for her. Michael inspired his team and manager to get certified, creating a career ladder. SPD TOOLS  ENDOSCOPE VIDEOS BRAINBENCH LEAVE A MESSAGE DOCTORS CHARGED WITH  OPOIOD DEATHS STERILE PROCESSING UNCLEANED INSTRUTMENTS: COLORADO
28:58
March 8, 2021
Black History: Race Based Healthcare, Medical Experiments & Disparities
Did you know that if you identify as being African American you may not be referred to a specialist? Listen to this episode to find out.  LEAVE A MESSAGE THE ARTICLE WITH RESOURCES Follow me on Facebook to get the article with sources.
20:48
February 28, 2021
Frontline Technicians: Anthony & Alain
From new to the industry to certified. Anthony has a background in marketing and Alain has a background in food production and hospitality. COVID-19 had a big impact on their industry, but luckily for them they have a network of friends in Healthcare. Their friend Danny extended his hand and the rest is history.  SIPS was instrumental in them accomplishing their certification. Eye On SPD Leave A Message
21:21
February 22, 2021
Choosing A Sterile Processing Program with Warren Nist
Warren Nist has over 38 years of Sterile Processing experience with 31 of those years in management. He is also the founder of Evolved Sterile Processing LLC Consulting. Warren is a subject matter expert for IAHCSMM, Six Sigma trained, and he is an approved instructor for the CRCST program by IAHCSMM. Evolved Sterile Processing LLC Eye On SPD Leave A Voice Message
33:41
February 22, 2021
Emergency Contact: Is it you?
Do you know what to do if you are listed as an emergency contact, and you get a phone call from the hospital's E.R.? In this episode I share a personal story with you.   Build Your Emergency Kit  https://health.howstuffworks.com/wellness/preventive-care/7-things-in-family-emergency-kit.htm Leave a Message:  https://anchor.fm/selendea-barefield/message
09:13
February 15, 2021
Frontline Technician: Sarah B. Cruz
Sarah is an educator, entrepreneur, and Sterile Processing/ Central Service extraordinaire.  She encourages Sterile Processing Technicians to move from the "job" mentality to the "career" mentality in SP/CS.  Leave us a message PRETREAT CSS Sarah on Facebook Eye On SPD Website Sharyn Combs Facebook
29:15
February 6, 2021
Nurses were like Sterile Processing Technicians
Nurses were trained on the job just like Sterile Processing Techs. It took a long time before they received the formal education, and recognition that they receive today.  eye on SPD history of nurses Facebook 
09:41
February 1, 2021
Frontline Technician: Dawn Rowley
Dawn is a dynamic Sterile Processing that was inspired to obtain a degree in Biology after falling in love with Sterile Processing. She went on to get her CRCST, CIS and CER. She is now in school for Ex-Ray Technician. I want you to listen to her passion for the industry.  If you are passion about Sterile Processing, and want to tell your story, contact us.  Eye On Sterile Processing Department LLC Facebook  Leave Us a Message
28:13
January 30, 2021
Resume Part II
We will get deeper into the resume building process. The information in this podcast will build on the information in the last podcast. If you enjoy please share this episode.  SPT Detailed Profile Resume Building Tools  Eye On SPD Website Dr. Shooting Dr. Stole COVID Vaccines Pharmacist Spoils COVID Vaccines Dentist and Sexual Harassment
35:38
January 29, 2021
Building Your Resume
We are dynamic because we have many transferable skills. We are negotiators, trouble shooters, problem solvers, time managers, researchers, and so much more. Let's build a resume that reflects our many skills and talents.  https://eyeonspd.com/ https://9tips.carrd.co/ SELF-MANGEMENT SKILLS: https://www.indeed.com/career-advice/career-development/self-management-skills 10 COMMUNICATION SKILLS: https://www.indeed.com/career-advice/resumes-cover-letters/communication-skills SAVE MILLIONS IN INVENTORY: https://go.beckershospitalreview.com/how-steward-health-care-prevented-16-million-worth-of-inventory-from-expiration-in-six-months?utm_campaign=Z5_Inventory_Webinar_2.2.2021&utm_source=email&utm_content=etextad&oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F ASC INCREASE SURGERIES: https://blog.surgicaldirections.com/the-patience-of-asc-owners-is-about-to-be-rewarded-are-you-ready?utm_campaign=Surgical%20Directions%20Blog&utm_medium=email&_hsmi=107206100&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_MC2OD03TNPZdwMdVAF_VDrDDUoouUb1iGb4ccKaiKtsGgy7kY5zUQZGyQDLVpd0q9bveHZAdCf46eHkSudhhAg6nkWw&utm_content=107206100&utm_source=hs_email SUPPLY CHAIN NEWS: https://www.beckersdental.com/supply-chain/36292-11-companies-hiring-dental-supply-chain-talent.html?origin=DentalE&utm_source=DentalE&utm_medium=email&utm_content=newsletter&oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F NUVASIVE LAWSUIT: https://www.beckersspine.com/spine/item/50952-spine-surgeon-inventor-files-patent-infringement-suit-against-nuvasive.html?origin=SpineE&utm_source=SpineE&utm_medium=email&utm_content=newsletter&oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F
28:60
January 22, 2021
King's Day
It is time for change and it begins with us. 
00:19
January 18, 2021
Movin On Up: From Tech to the Top
My guest Jardin, will give you valuable tools that can help you move up from your position in Sterile Processing to your next accomplishment. Move up, Move on, Just keep Moving. The music is from the old 70's show, The Jeffersons.
25:07
August 17, 2020
I Quit!: Retention, Turnover & Pay
My department just lost two techs; they just quit.  Why is turnover so damn high? What can we do? I have a few tips. https://www.facebook.com/eyeonspd.eyeonspd/ https://eyeonspd.com/ https://spdtravel.carrd.co/ https://padfieldpartnership.com/how-to-promote-the-work-of-your-department/ https://engagingpotential.wordpress.com/2011/07/19/promoting-your-team-to-internal-customers/ https://www.nelp.org/campaigns/
36:01
August 12, 2020
Bullies in Sterile Processing
We have a demanding, stressful job.  The uncertainty of COVID 19 has added more stress to our job. Our co-workers are being bullied.  CLIP ART: Photo by Timothy Eberly on Unsplash https://www.hpnonline.com/sterile-processing/article/13000165/workplace-bullying-what-it-is-how-to-stop-it http://www.feedspot.com/?dadi=1#feed/fof_fo_r__f_4445239/article/6319010765?dd=4311523170316408 https://www.jointcommission.org/en/resources/news-and-multimedia/newsletters/newsletters/quick-safety/quick-safety-issue-24-bullying-has-no-place-in-health-care/bullying-has-no-place-in-health-care/ https://www.westsoundworkforce.com/how-to-stop-workplace-bullying/ https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/victims-downstairs-surgeon-bullies-untold-sterile-weston-hank-/  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3zx8mAwGKI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBiFUqc6_6U https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dZnxDPkuDWM
29:19
August 7, 2020
Sterile Processing Is Not For You- Job Hack
If you sit in the parking lot before you go to work and pray you don't loose control at work, this job may not be for you. If you think about being somewhere else 90% of the time while you are at work, this job is not for you. We have skills that are ignored. It is time for us to capitalize on our skills, and make moves that satisfy our personal development as Sterile Processing Technicians. SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS MARKET PROJECTION https://www.medgadget.com/2019/10/surgical-instrument-tracking-systems-market-2019-share-trends-segmentation-and-forecast-to-2025-cagr-of-19-28.html#:~:text=Some%20major%20key%20players%20for,Xerafy%2C%20STANLEY%20Healthcare%2C%20B. LIST OF PERSONALITY/ SKILLS TEST https://openpsychometrics.org/ ONE STOP EXPLORE CAREERS https://www.myskillsmyfuture.org/Target.aspx ONES TOP SKILLS ASSESSMENTS, VALUE ASSESSMENT AND MORE https://www.careeronestop.org/ExploreCareers/explore-careers.aspx ASSIGN THE RIGHT JOB FOR THE RIGHT SKILLS https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/244880
33:25
July 27, 2020
Retirement: Get Your Money or Die Trying
Sterile Processing Techs are under paid but that does not mean we can't get the most out of the benefits our facility offers.
29:19
July 1, 2020
No PPE, Who Protects SPD?
We deserve to be protected while working  with Blood Borne Pathogens and COVID19.  We MUST fight for our health and safety. Reach out to me and share your story, we are IN THIS TOGETHER. Voice message: https://anchor.fm/selendea-barefield/message
17:54
June 21, 2020
Us vs. Them & Unhealthy Agreements
Us vs. them mentality, is a great way to divide people. We have more in common than we realize. Unhealthy agreements are dangerous because people do not stand up for what is right. Many times they are afraid of being labeled the bad guy/girl. UNHEALTHY AGREEMENTS:  https://www.oreilly.com/library/view/team-building-proven/9780787988937/ch08.html PROJECT IMPLICIT: https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/selectatest.html PERSONALITY TEST: https://www.16personalities.com/ STRUCTURAL RACISM AFFECTS HEALTHCARE:  https://www.medpagetoday.com/blogs/kevinmd/84362 AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION: https://newsroom.heart.org/news/racial-disparities-continue-for-black-women-seeking-heart-health-care
29:00
June 4, 2020
Racism In Surgery? 9 Things That Drives Me Crazy!
Did you know the Sims retractor was created from Dr. Sims experimenting on slaves? Did you know more women of color have C-Sections? If we are all in this together, why do tech do things that are counterproductive to our department? 9TIPS: https://9tips.carrd.co/ CENTRAL SERVICE STUDY MATERIAL:    https://centralservice.carrd.co/ ENDOSCOPIC VIDEOS:  https://eyeonspd2.carrd.co/ ENDOSCOPE STUDY MATERIAL:     https://eyeonspd.com/ DR. SIMS: http://usslave.blogspot.com/2011/05/dr-j-marion-sims-medical-experiments-on.html DR. SIMS STATUE REMOVED:  https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2018/04/why-a-statue-of-the-father-of-gynecology-had-to-come-down/558311/ C-SECTION CALCULATOR 1.  VBAC:   https://www.mdcalc.com/vbac-risk-score-successful-vaginal-delivery-flamm-model C-SECTION CALCULATOR  2. VBAC:  https://mfmunetwork.bsc.gwu.edu/PublicBSC/MFMU/VGBirthCalc/vagbirth.html SIMS PHOTO IN EPISODE ART: https://www.teleflexsurgicalcatalog.com/pilling/product/212241-sims-retractor
36:48
May 27, 2020
Ready To Return To Work?
Some people say they are ready to return to work, while others say, "hell no". In this episode I want to talk about the things that we should think about before we return to work and national organizations that deal with workplace safety (not OSHA) in the healthcare environment.  Check out my website for study aides and resources: https://eyeonspd.com/. Resource information about hospitals, agencies, pay-rates, lodging and more  https://spdtravel.carrd.co/ DOL and OSHA: list of safety organizations related to the medical field: https://www.osha.gov/dts/oom/clinicians/index.html Robotic surgeries article: https://www.beckersspine.com/robotics/item/48918-robotics-in-spine-surgery-18-things-to-know.html?origin=&utm_source=&utm_medium=email&oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F . Leave a voicemail https://anchor.fm/selendea-barefield/message
18:52
May 3, 2020
Risk
We take risk every time we put on our scrubs and get to work in Sterile Processing. We take risk when we leave the house. SPT are taking risk when they reprocess N95 mask. I want to talk about risk at work and risk at home and a few tools to use to help techs make better decision. Also check out our website https://spdcovid19.carrd.co/ for resources. RELATED FIELDS: https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/31-9093.00 INSTRUMENT 510 (K) CLEARANCE: https://www.beckersspine.com/orthopedic-a-spine-device-a-implant-news/item/48848-19-spine-devices-receive-fda-510-k-clearance-in-march.html?oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F ELECTIVE SURGERIES AT SURGERY CENTERS OPENING: https://www.beckersspine.com/spine/item/48852-elective-outpatient-surgery-begin-to-return-insights-for-spine-surgeons.html?oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F HOSPITALS HIT THE HARDEST: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/hospital-management-administration/65-hospital-leaders-in-10-states-hit-hardest-by-covid-19-offer-advice-to-colleagues-if-you-do-nothing-else-at-least-do-this.html?origin=BHRE&utm_source=BHRE&utm_medium=email&oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F STATE FEDERAL AID FOR COVID19 CASES: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/finance/state-by-state-breakdown-of-federal-aid-per-covid-19-case.html?origin=BHRE&utm_source=BHRE&utm_medium=email&oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F CMS AND ELECTIVE SURGERIES: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/public-health/cms-calls-for-gradual-return-to-elective-procedures-6-national-covid-19-updates.html?oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F
30:38
April 22, 2020
Face Mask
Droplets and Airborn: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK551555/ CNBC: Airborn COVID19: https://www.cnbc.com/2020/03/16/who-considers-airborne-precautions-for-medical-staff-after-study-shows-coronavirus-can-survive-in-air.html USA TODAY. MORE THAN 6 FEET: https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/news/2020/04/03/coronavirus-protection-how-masks-might-stop-spread-through-coughs/5086553002/ FDA. N95: https://www.fda.gov/medical-devices/personal-protective-equipment-infection-control/n95-respirators-and-surgical-masks-face-masks RESPIRATOR PROTECTION: https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/741245_3 SURGICAL MASK: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/01/170105160228.htm NON-WOVEN: https://www.barnhardtcotton.net/blog/know-fibers-wovens-vs-nonwovens-knit-fabrics/ POLYPROPLENE FABRIC: http://www.ppnonwoven-fabric.com/sale-10948343-pp-non-woven-fabric-roll-anti-toxic-spunbond-polypropylene-fabric-for-medical-mask.html MELTBLOWN FILTER FABRIC: https://www.nonwovenproductsupplier.com/products/BFE99-Meltblown-Filter-Fabric-For-Medical-Mask.html CLOTH MASK TEST: https://academic.oup.com/annweh/article/54/7/789/202744 DECONTAMINATE RESPIRATORS: https://www.hpnonline.com/infection-prevention/disposables-kits-drapes-ppe-instruments-textiles-etc/article/21132985/respirators-can-be-reused-but-decontamination-not-well-studied CDC APPROVED RESPIRATOR MANUFACTURES: https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/npptl/topics/respirators/cel/default.html N95 YOUTUBE VIDEO: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YI7r99RbbvY
37:14
April 8, 2020
Work After Covid-19, Running Out of Food, News and Resources
Many of us are loosing money not being able to work. We will have to get a second job once the lock-down ends. It is important to have our resume, cover letters, and LinkedIn profiles ready. While we wait to return to work, we have rent or a mortgage to pay. Some states and or counties have Eviction Moratoriums and some do not, I have a link to check where you live.  AORN is having a Townhall about Covid-19, Kai Nexus is having a webinar for quarantined kids and the podcast Checks and Balances has information that can help build interviewing and resume skills. Also, some fear that we are running out of food,  are we? SPD TRAVEL RESOURCE: https://spdtravel.carrd.co/ EVICTION MORATORIUM:  https://www.fool.com/millionacres/real-estate-market/articles/cities-and-states-that-have-paused-evictions-due-to-covid-19/ AORN TOWNHALL REGISTRATION: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_uoiLsiKyTRSLFw84OXeBJQ KIDS IN QUARANTINE: https://www.kainexus.com/webinars PPE  BEING FLOWN IN FROM CHINA: https://khn.org/news/hospital-suppliers-take-to-the-skies-to-combat-dire-shortages-of-covid-19-gear/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A%20First%20Edition&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=85295010&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_xOQJGIvi04MZEDEG2EdZGfv0WXzj4e5UFesX8bRoromAkmsDlNLamajfAsnE_y7-XGLo81SNUC22HAtNWOT6d2qXFHA&_hsmi=85295010 RECRUITER:  TED MERKIN @ MEDICAL SOLUTIONS: 513-544-4960 (personal cell phone).  PODCAST: PAYCHECKS AND BALANCES:  https://open.spotify.com/show/540JZnlAqq1Gj8D0DOQ7r8 PODCAST: MAKE ME SMART WITH KAI AND MOLLY:  https://www.marketplace.org/shows/make-me-smart-with-kai-and-molly/
45:10
March 26, 2020
Surgeon with Corona, Tips and Ideas
Tips to help through these uncharted waters. Leave a message at https://anchor.fm/selendea-barefield/message
14:59
March 21, 2020
Corona: Is Your Department Disinfected?
Sterile Processing is expected to produce clean, disinfected or sterilize products. How are we able to do that when our department is not being properly disinfectant?  Now that the Corona Virus is in the news, everyone is interested in disinfecting their workplaces, home and public spaces. NPR AUDIO ABOUT CORONA: https://www.npr.org/2020/03/13/815307842/research-coronavirus-can-live-for-a-long-time-in-air-on-surfaces KAISER NEWS, EVERYBODY'S DISINFECTING: https://khn.org/news/ships-planes-trains-scooters-all-need-a-virus-wipe-but-what-does-a-deep-clean-mean/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A%20First%20Edition&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=84831735&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9v3pGevsoti0r7Ng3rFNdnHt8IYwITivpWqrqWa_fzkZr8BrGx3UUt10FS-58CWfg3zXapfo-Rf84dNlnun5azKsM0XA&_hsmi=84831735 EPA CHECK YOUR DISINFECTANT REGISTRATION: https://iaspub.epa.gov/apex/pesticides/f?p=PPLS:1 EPA REGISTERED ANTIMICROBIAL PRODUCTS: https://www.epa.gov/pesticide-registration/selected-epa-registered-disinfectants WHAT IS ATP?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJx9K6_kgeI (PDF) ENVIRONMENTAL CLEANING IN SPD: www.ormanager.com › download.  BACTERIA AND VIRUS ON SURFACES: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1564025/ BACTERIA AND VIRUS OUTSIDE THE BODY: https://www.idealresponse.co.uk/blog/how-long-do-6-common-bacteria-and-viruses-last-outside-the-body/
17:41
March 18, 2020
PPE, Corona, Gloves on The Clean Side
Are we really protected in the Decontamination room? Are the hand washed items sent through the window safe to handle without gloves? I had a talk with a Sterile Processing Technician that is serious about infection Control and her name is Tiffany.  INFECTION CONTROL TODAY: https://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/personal-protective-equipment/understanding-barrier-level-protection-medical-gowns MOLD AT HOSPITAL: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/infection-control/a-timeline-of-all-mold-related-events-at-seattle-children-s-hospital.html?origin=BHRE&utm_source=BHRE&utm_medium=email&oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F WHISTLE-BLOWER: https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/legal-regulatory-issues/whistleblower-says-us-health-workers-assisted-coronavirus-patients-without-protective-gear-training.html?oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F OSHA BLOODBORNE PATHOGENS: https://www.osha.gov/laws-regs/regulations/standardnumber/1910/1910.1030 AAMI: https://www.aami.org/newsviews/newsdetail.aspx?ItemNumber=2650
26:23
March 6, 2020
I'm A Hustler
I posted a Facebook question trying to find out how many Techs are Side Huslters or have a small business. I was surprised to see so many creative unique individuals. This episode I wanted to share some of the things I have learned about the fist steps in starting a business, like getting your EIN#. https://www.eyeonspd.com https://spdtravel.carrd.co EIN: https://www.irs.gov/businesses/small-businesses-self-employed/apply-for-an-employer-identification-number-ein-online LLC BY FORMATION BY STATE: (SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION) https://www.sba.gov/business-guide/launch-your-business/register-your-business#section-header-6 DUN & BRADSTREET: https://www.dnb.com/duns-number/get-a-duns.html AZLO BANK: https://azlo.com/ FDIC.GOV: https://www.fdic.gov/ GOOGLE VOICE: https://voice.google.com/ ONE PAGE WEBSITE: https://carrd.co/ SELL DIGITAL AND PHYSICAL PRODUCTS: https://www.sendowl.com/ BUSINESS CARDS AND MORE: https://www.vistaprint.com/?couponAutoload=1&GP=02%2f28%2f2020+10%3a17%3a21&GPS=5630902183&GNF=0 PODCAST FOR FREE: https://anchor.fm/
31:09
February 28, 2020
Value
We can all add value to the people we interact with everyday. Take the time to add value to others and watch it come back to you.
16:06
February 20, 2020
Life After Sterile Processing
What skills are transferrable? What are other techs doing?
11:28
February 19, 2020
Horrible Boss
I have had the opportunity to have jobs in different fields. The one thing I have found that a horrible boss can make the job hard. On this episode I share two stories from the internet that I thought were interesting, a couple of audios and my own personal experience. Please hit me up with your personal stories. thespdpodcast@gmail.com eyeonspd@gmail.com Reference: Employee Teaches Boss A Lesson. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrVNTZ6ORm8 How Do I Deal With a Toxic Boss?  https://www.cnbc.com/2019/12/18/this-is-the-worst-kind-of-bad-boss-according-to-28000-workers.html Hospital Compare.  https://www.medicare.gov/hospitalcompare/About/Hospital-Info.html CMS Hospital 5 Star. https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/quality/the-407-hospitals-with-5-stars-from-cms.html?origin=SpineE&utm_source=SpineE&utm_medium=email&oly_enc_id=1027H0636890A6F Transplant Gone Missing. https://khn.org/news/how-lifesaving-organs-for-transplant-go-missing-in-transit/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A%20First%20Edition&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=83118162&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--cWd-x6bvjwiT4JUvZlppUGR4t57macsy2MO-uLYUWMxAkLC4sMXiLJmGiRcqs5JVZ0IWAJBnYPIKYjZ5nbC4rKqBgBQ&_hsmi=83118162 Podcast: Reveal "Transplantation"  https://www.open.spotify.com/episode/79Jk6HkATmn388N66mqveE?si=LjXZVA7jRJOhSWHZQN_5zA
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February 10, 2020
#2 Traveling
When we travel as technicians there are a lot of things that we have to think about. I wanted to make the gathering of information easy by putting together this podcast and a website. I hope you find this information valuable. spdtravel.carrd.co bluepipes.com
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February 4, 2020
#1 Introduction: What is SPD and Who I am
This is a fun, informative place to learn and get to know each other. eyeonspd.com
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January 27, 2020