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 Additional Programmatic Requirements & Fees

 
 
Illinois statue prohibits healthcare employees from knowingly hiring, employing or retaining any individuals who have been convicted of various criminal offenses (both felony and misdemeanor, and can also include traffic violations) in a position with duties involving direct patient care. Also prohibited is hiring these same individuals in positions that provides access to the medical, financial, or living quarters of a patient (225 ILCS 46.25).    

Background Check

Sterile Processing students must submit to a Criminal Background check at their own expense via CastleBranch. The following are times when a background check will be needed. These times will include, but are not limited to: prior to program admission, and as deemed required for clinical placement and per clinical affiliation agreement guidelines. Students may not be able to participate in clinical experiences based on information obtained as a result of the criminal background information. If clinical placement is not able to be obtained, this will lead a failure in the clinical course which will result in the dismissal of the student from the Sterile Processing program.​    

Health Insurance

Proof of health insurance must be submitted prior to clinical courses. Students may not be able to participate in clinical experiences if they do not maintain health insurance. If a clinical placement is not able to be obtained due to lack of health insurance, this will lead to failure in the clinical course which will result in the dismissal of the student from the Sterile Processing program.​    

Additional Programmatic Fees

This program has the following additional fees:     

  • CastleBranch Medical Manager ($35)
  • Background Check ($47) 
  • Drug Screen ($34)
  • Trajecsys ($50)
  • CPR ($50) 
  • Healthcare fees (Immunizations etc.) Varies depending on Healthcare Provider and insurance coverage 
  • CRCST Exam Application Fee ($125)
  • Program Scrubs ($35-$72​)

 

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