Interim Infection Preventionist | RN, CIC Last Updated: April 30, 2018 (4 months ago)
Interim Infection Preventionist | RN, CIC
Currently Available
Leadership & Acute Care Experienced

An energetic, highly knowledgeable Interim Infection Preventionist with over 25 years of experience. Her expertise includes, providing data to improve patient outcomes, reduce costs, and strengthen regulatory compliance. She establishes effective IP programs dedicated to individual departments to prevent and control the spread of infections, increase patient satisfaction surveys and decrease HAIs.

References & Reviews

• “She reduced infection rates every quarter, she can pinpoint and predict problems before they arise, which helped keep the infection rates low.”
• “She has excellent knowledge of infection control and years of experience!”
• “She is professional, stays current with everything concerning Infection Control.”
• “She takes her job seriously and gets it done! High ratings from TJC shows she stays on top of everything.”
• “She is well known and respected in the infection control community.”

• Strong leadership skills with expertise in leading a successful, motivated, and congruent department managing up to 4 FTEs
• Thoroughly knowledgeable in TJC, rules and regulations, CMS, continual survey readiness, and compliance
• Takes the lead on all investigations of infection control issues, concerns, and trends that can lead to outbreaks
• Writes, revises, and implements policies and procedures
• Expertise in surveillance methods to track and analyze infection rates, HAIs and clusters and reporting data to NHSN
• Provides employee health nursing services to facility and contract employees to include immunizations and annual TB tests
• Provides staff education during new employee orientation and continuing education to all staff
• Reports all notifiable diseases to the health department, reports HAIs - CLABSI, CAUTI, SSI, MDROs, MRSA LABID and C. Difficile to NHSN
• Responsible for compliance walks, surveillances in Hand Hygiene, CAUTI and CLABSI surveillance
• Excellent communicator with ability to develop, foster and maintain relationships facility-wide
• Infection Prevention
• Regulatory Compliance
• Trend Analysis
• Outbreak Tracking
• TJC & CMS
• Employee Health
• Core Measures
• Surveillance
• TheraDoc
• Sentry 7
• MediTech
• Cerner
• SafetySurveillor
• Interim Infection Preventionist | 375+ Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Interim Infection Prevention & Control Manager | 300 Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Infection Preventionist | 375+ Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Interim Infection Prevention & Control Manager | 400+ Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Registered Nurse (RN)
• Certified Professional in Infection Control (CIC)

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Title:

Interim Infection Preventionist | RN, CIC

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Currently Available

Summary:

Leadership & Acute Care Experienced

An energetic, highly knowledgeable Interim Infection Preventionist with over 25 years of experience. Her expertise includes, providing data to improve patient outcomes, reduce costs, and strengthen regulatory compliance. She establishes effective IP programs dedicated to individual departments to prevent and control the spread of infections, increase patient satisfaction surveys and decrease HAIs.

References & Reviews

• “She reduced infection rates every quarter, she can pinpoint and predict problems before they arise, which helped keep the infection rates low.”
• “She has excellent knowledge of infection control and years of experience!”
• “She is professional, stays current with everything concerning Infection Control.”
• “She takes her job seriously and gets it done! High ratings from TJC shows she stays on top of everything.”
• “She is well known and respected in the infection control community.”

Qualifications & Achievements:

• Strong leadership skills with expertise in leading a successful, motivated, and congruent department managing up to 4 FTEs
• Thoroughly knowledgeable in TJC, rules and regulations, CMS, continual survey readiness, and compliance
• Takes the lead on all investigations of infection control issues, concerns, and trends that can lead to outbreaks
• Writes, revises, and implements policies and procedures
• Expertise in surveillance methods to track and analyze infection rates, HAIs and clusters and reporting data to NHSN
• Provides employee health nursing services to facility and contract employees to include immunizations and annual TB tests
• Provides staff education during new employee orientation and continuing education to all staff
• Reports all notifiable diseases to the health department, reports HAIs - CLABSI, CAUTI, SSI, MDROs, MRSA LABID and C. Difficile to NHSN
• Responsible for compliance walks, surveillances in Hand Hygiene, CAUTI and CLABSI surveillance
• Excellent communicator with ability to develop, foster and maintain relationships facility-wide

Expertise:

• Infection Prevention
• Regulatory Compliance
• Trend Analysis
• Outbreak Tracking
• TJC & CMS
• Employee Health
• Core Measures
• Surveillance
• TheraDoc
• Sentry 7
• MediTech
• Cerner
• SafetySurveillor

Experience:

• Interim Infection Preventionist | 375+ Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Interim Infection Prevention & Control Manager | 300 Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Infection Preventionist | 375+ Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Interim Infection Prevention & Control Manager | 400+ Bed Acute Care Hospital

Education:

• Registered Nurse (RN)
• Certified Professional in Infection Control (CIC)

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