Infection Preventionist | Sole Practitioner | RN, MT(ASCP) or MPH | Ohio
Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance
We have an immediate opportunity for an experienced Infection Preventionist. Our client is an award-winning community hospital that provides in-patient and out-patient medical expertise and cutting edge treatments to the community it serves.
Residents are friendly and regularly gather to celebrate their community. This location boasts a low cost of living, excellent access to the arts, a multitude of outdoor activities, and the opportunity to enjoy all four seasons.
• Reports to the VP of Quality
• Will develop a program consisting of effective prevention and control activities that are specific to the practice setting, the population served, and the continuum of care
• Utilizes a systematic approach of surveillance to monitor the effectiveness of prevention and control strategies
• Integrates surveillance findings into the organization plan for improvement of practice and patient outcomes
• Develops, maintains and updates Infection Control policies and procedures based on established regulations, standards and guidelines of applicable professional organizations and governmental agencies
• Serves as infection prevention and control educational resource for staff, physicians, patients and community
• Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or related field required
• Active RN (Any State) or MedTech
• CIC certification highly preferred
• 5 years of clinical experience in an acute care setting required
• Accreditation survey experience required
• Working knowledge of principles of epidemiology and infectious diseases
Acute Care Hospital
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