Galileo Search

Published: December 4, 2020


Director of Infection Control | Healthcare System | RN, MT(ASCP), MPH | Coastal Southeastern, U.S.

Competitive Compensation | Bonus Eligible | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance

Galileo Search is representing an outstanding career opportunity that provides a great working environment, a passion for quality care, and a focus on providing cutting edge care.


Coastal Southeastern, U.S.



The position reports to the System Executive Director of Quality Infection Prevention and Support. The Director will be responsible for planning, designing, standardizing, implementing, and coordinating the hospital’s Infection Prevention & Control activities.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

• Multi-site Healthcare System, 500+ beds
• Oversees a team of four Infection Preventionists
• Maintains current knowledge of infection prevention & control standards and regulations (state, federal and other)
• Serves as the hospital’s infection prevention and control subject matter expert and leader
• Maintains policies/procedures on current evidence and ensuring compliance with regulatory and TJC standards
• Identifies and implements best practices for prevention, detection, and control of infections and surveillance activities
• Standardizes infection prevention & control process, policies & procedures
• Oversees reporting, both internally and externally (i.e. NHSN)
• Develops evaluates, implements, and maintains the Infection Control Plan
• Training and education
• Develops and implements appropriate on-boarding training/education plans
• Ensures hospital compliance relating to infection prevention and survey readiness


• Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree preferred
• CIC highly preferred
• Minimum 5 years of experience in Infection Prevention leadership roles required


Acute Care Hospital | TJC Accredited

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