Infection Preventionist | Sole-Practitioner | RN Required & CIC Preferred | Majestic North Carolina
Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance
Supportive and forward-thinking leadership team | High profile and inclusive environment
The position is supported by the organization’s designated surveillance team; no surveillance duties
Ready to Combine Quality of Life and Career?
Galileo Search is searching for an experienced Infection Preventionist for our nationally recognized, award-winning Client in North Carolina. This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced Infection Preventionist seeking an opportunity to grow within a well-established program.
This North Carolina playground provides a rich history and friendly locals combined with a bounty of indoor and outdoor activities, and the opportunity to experience all four seasons in a beautiful location. There is a superb quality of life, affordable cost of living, and housing costs that are much lower than the national median sale price. This area allows you to enjoy a smaller town feeling, but with big city amenities. From the arts to outdoorsy venues, this location has it all.
Majestic North Carolina
The Infection Preventionist reports to a supportive Market Director of Infection Prevention with facility leadership support and will actively participate in the Infection Prevention Program, by supporting prevention activities and best practice measures.
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
• Serves as the IP champion; builds and fosters key relationships across the organization
• Develops and reviews Infection Prevention standards Policies and Procedures
• Serves as the IP subject matter expert for the facility
• Assists with local and State Public Health Department Inspections
• Provides Infection Prevention education
• Facilitates compliance of regulatory agencies
• Develops and implements the Infection Prevention education program
• Bachelor's degree required
• RN in North Carolina or eligible for reciprocity required
• CIC highly preferred
• 3 years of experience in nursing combined with 2 years of acute care infection prevention and control experience
Acute Care Hospital
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