Galileo Search

Published: August 19, 2021


Interim Infection Preventionist | CIC Required | Texas | Multiple Locations

Highly Competitive Pay | Lodging | Flights | Rental Car Or Mileage | Meals | World-Class Support

We have immediate interim opportunities for CIC Certified Infection Preventionists with current experience available in Texas.




• 3 - 6 month assignment with possible extension
• Program Evaluation and Assessment; to help facilities with their Infection Control Risk Assessment priorities and planning activities
• Approximately 70% of the work is traveling to facilities within daily driving distance from your home or hotel, and about 30% being conducted remotely from your home or hotel
• Coordinate onsite facility visits with state surveyors
• Increase the facility’s capacity to detect, report and address healthcare-acquired infections and outbreaks
• Prepare written reports
• Conduct surveillance, analysis, reporting, risk reduction, and outbreak control
• Provide consultation on infection risk assessment, prevention, and control strategies
• Advise and consult with healthcare workers concerning precautions to be taken to protect patients, staff, and other persons from possible contamination or infection
• Report communicable diseases to the appropriate agencies, and maintain accreditation readiness and compliance within all infection control standards, including JC, DHS, CMS, and OSHA
• Contractor will be required to provide and use their own laptop and cell phone for this assignment


• Bachelor’s degree preferred
• CIC required
• Minimum of 5 experience in acute care infection prevention
• Computer literacy is essential
• Demonstrated ability to communicate, both orally and in writing, while performing all essential functions

About Galileo Search:

Galileo Staffing Services, a division of Galileo Search, LLC., is a premier provider of interim healthcare specialists, professionals, and executives to acute care hospitals nationwide. To learn more about Galileo Staffing Services, visit our website at

How will you benefit when working with Galileo?

• Highly competitive pay rates that are best in the industry with weekly direct deposit
• Generous per diem for the housing of your choice if not provided by the client and for incidentals expenses
• Weekly travel expense reimbursement (flights, rental car, or mileage)
• Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401k available
• State License expense reimbursement for endorsement
• Comprehensive insurance coverage
• Short or long-term assignments
• Local, regional, or national assignments based on availability
• World-class support before, during, and after each assignment

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