Infection Preventionist | Team Member | New Orleans, Louisiana
Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance
Galileo Search is conducting a search for an experienced Infection Preventionist for our client in New Orleans, Louisiana. Our client is a non-profit healthcare system that has a long history of providing family-oriented healthcare to its surrounding community.
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New Orleans, Louisiana
The Infection Preventionist reports to the Infection Control Manager and will actively participate in the Infection Prevention Program, by supporting prevention activities and best practice measures. The selected candidate will have split responsibility between the hospital, outpatient surgery center and clinics.
Key Responsibilities and Duties:
• This Team Member role will help to coordinate the infection prevention and control program of the facility
• Review infection prevention and control policies and procedures and make recommendations to leadership for revision
• Provide training and education related to infection control and quality assurance
• Monitor compliance through observations, audits, checklists, and other means
• Review and analyze infection control data, risk factors, and as needed, perform special studies that relate to infection prevention and control
• Bachelor's Degree preferred
• RN or MT(ASCP) or MPH
• CIC preferred
• 2 - 3+ years of current Infection Prevention experience in an acute care setting
• EPIC software experience a plus
Acute Care Hospital System
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