Infection Preventionist | Coastal Southern California
Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance
Galileo Search is conducting a national search for an Infection Preventionist for our Magnet designated, acute care client. Our client has a state-of-the-art facility and has been a leader in their community for half a century. Here’s the opportunity to leverage your expertise to make a life-changing difference.
Coastal Southern California
The Infection Preventionist conducts organization-wide surveillance, reporting of communicable diseases to public health, monitors environment for infection prevention and control risks, and provides educational/in-service activities that support the organization-wide infection control program, including inpatient and ambulatory.
• 300-bed, TJC Accredited, Teaching Hospital and clinic system
• Reports to a highly supportive Director of Infection Prevention
• Magnet designated and Press Ganey award winning organization
• Develop and implement critical infection prevention and control initiatives to comply with regulatory agency requirements
• Collect data for analysis of HAIs and perform data entry
• Will conduct organization-wide surveillance and monitor the inpatient and ambulatory environment for infection prevention and control risks
• Bachelor’s degree required
• RN, MT(ASCP), MPH
• CIC preferred
• Minimum five years of acute care Infection Prevention experience
• Knowledge of CDC-NHSN definitions, software and data analysis, microbiology, patient care practices, epidemiology, and occupational health
• Expertise in regulatory, licensing, and professional clinical guidelines
• Excellent communication skills
• Available to travel to the client site and work a full-time (M-F) schedule or as needed
Acute Care Hospital
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