Infection Preventionist | RN, MT(ASCP) or MPH | Northeastern, US
Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance
Ready to Combine Quality of Life and Career?
Galileo Search is conducting a search for an experienced Infection Preventionist for our Client in the Northeastern, US. Our client is a short-term acute care hospital focused on providing high quality and compassionate health care services. The staff is incredibly supportive, and the management team fosters a collaborative learning and working environment.
Settled in the heart of New England, this organization’s location offers an excellent cost of living, a competitive housing market, and an amazing variety of indoor and year-round outdoor activities. Combine that with family-friendly neighborhoods in a location providing local access to the arts, and history-loving locals, all considered this could be the perfect next career move!
The Infection Preventionist reports to the Director of Infection Prevention and will actively participate in the Infection Prevention Program by supporting prevention activities and best practice measures.
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
• Collect, analyze and interpret infection-control data
• Notify local, state and federal authorities about reportable diseases as required
• Plan, implement, manage and evaluate infection prevention and control activities
• Conduct infection control risk assessments for construction and renovation projects; equipment inspection, and pest control
• Educate individuals and groups about the risk, prevention, transmission, and control of infection, disease-specific care, appropriate precautions, and appropriate assessments
• Establish accepted standards and develop, implement, monitor and revise infection control policies and procedures to assure compliance with the standards
• Investigate, manage and conduct surveillance of suspected and confirmed outbreaks of infection
• Provide consultation on infection risk assessment, prevention, and control strategies
• Bachelor’s degree required
• RN or MT(ASCP), or MPH
• CIC required
• EPIC experience preferred
• Proficiency with NHSN database preferred
• 2+ years Infection Prevention experience in an acute care setting
• Able to work independently
Acute Care Hospital
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