Galileo Search


Published: August 2, 2022

Description

Interim Infection Preventionist | RN Required | CA

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

Location:

California

Opportunity:

• 3-6 month assignment
• Reports to Manager of Infection Prevention
• 400+ bed, TJC Accredited, teaching hospital
• Focus on the upcoming TJC survey and supporting the Infection Prevention department
• Reports communicable diseases to the appropriate agencies and maintains accreditation readiness and compliance within all infection control standards, including TJC, DHS, CMS, and OSHA
• Works collaboratively with physicians and staff throughout the organization to identify opportunities for improvement in infection prevention, formulate action plans and evaluate the effectiveness
• Prepares statistics and other pertinent data and reports to the Infection Control Committee
• Confers with staff nurses on all patient units regularly to determine the occurrence of nosocomial infections
• Participates in investigation and reporting of hospital infection outbreaks
• Provides Infection Control education to staff, physicians, patients, visitors, and the community
• Manages critical data for special projects and studies utilizing epidemiological principles and statistical techniques
• Investigates infections, especially those occurring at above-established thresholds and in clusters by patient units

Qualifications:

• RN Required
• BLS required
• CIC preferred
• 5 years of experience in infection control in an acute care setting
• Experience with MedMined Software a plus
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of hospital staff
• 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-029088

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