Galileo Search


Published: September 2, 2021

Description

Interim Infection Preventionist | RN, CIC | Coastal Southeastern, US

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

Galileo Search, LLC represents an outstanding interim opportunity for an experienced Infection Preventionist.

Location:

Coastal Southeastern, US

Opportunity:

• 3+ Month Assignment
• Reports to the Infection Prevention Manager
• Will work closely with the Infection Prevention Manager and System Director of Quality Management
• Coordinates with clinicians and administrators to improve patient and systems-level outcomes, reduce HAIs and related adverse events
• Monitors compliance with mandates of accrediting and regulatory agencies related to practices associated with the prevention and control of healthcare-associated infections
• Promotes awareness of the Health System’s compliance with all legal and accreditation standards and other guidelines and recommendations that pertain to the appropriate practice of infection control
• Collaborates and provides liaison with local and state health departments for reporting of communicable diseases and other related conditions and assists with control of infectious diseases in the community
• Intervenes directly to prevent transmission of infection by the identification and implementation of control measures during outbreaks or clusters of infectious diseases
• Provides educational programs in infection prevention and control to healthcare workers
• Monitors and benchmarks healthcare-acquired infection rates to implement quality improvement activities designed to improve patient outcomes
• Participates in hospital orientation
• In collaboration with the Manager, Infection Prevention, and other department leaders, monitors sterilization, disinfection, and sanitation processes

Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree (BSN)
• Current RN license
• CIC
• Minimum 3 - 5+ years of current acute care infection prevention and control experience
• Must be able to plan, develop, implement and evaluate programs
• Demonstrated knowledge of patient care management principles of asepsis, microbiology, pathology, immunology, and medical statistics or biostatistics
• Knowledge and experience in the practice of epidemiological principles and infectious disease as they relate to infection control
• Demonstrated understanding of regulatory, accrediting, and advisory body requirements
• Ability to assume a leadership role in the implementation of strategies designed to prevent and control healthcare-associated infections
• Comprehension of performance improvement processes
• Available to travel to the client-site and work a full-time schedule, M - F, or as needed

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 www.galileosearch.com.

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

Job ID:

Job-028834

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