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Published: September 19, 2022

Description

Infection Preventionist | RN, MT(ASCP) or MPH, CIC | Team Member | Northwest

Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | Relocation Assistance

Location:

Northwest

Opportunity:

• Reports to Director of Quality and Patient Safety
• Community Hospital | ADC 250
• Coordinates and monitors the organization-wide infection prevention program
• Provides support to the Infection Control Committee and acts as a resource to staff for infection prevention information
• Participates in regulatory survey preparation and corrective action for deficiencies
• Assists in the development of staff education programs for annual infection control and prevention review
• Reviews medical records to determine the presence of healthcare-associated infections and reviews lab cultures for evidence of healthcare-associated infections, outbreaks, or microbial trends
• Contacts appropriate leaders whenever necessary concerning infections that have patient care implications
• Collaborates in the review of sterilization and disinfection methods and makes recommendations as needed
• Serves as a resource to employees, patients and families, the medical staff, and the community concerning infection prevention and control issues
• Presents IP plan/updates, surveillance data, construction ICRAs, and ongoing work to stakeholders and committees
• Makes regular rounds to direct and indirect care areas to identify infection prevention issues

Qualifications:

• Bachelors degree preferred
• RN, MT(ASCP), or MPH
• CIC required
• 3-5 years of leadership experience in Infection Control and in an acute care setting
• Proficiency with EPIC / Bugsy Software a plus
• Knowledge of regulatory standards and interpretation, including CMS, DOSH, DOH, and TJC
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of hospital staff

About Galileo Search:

Galileo Search, LLC partners with hospitals and healthcare organizations across the United States to identify, recruit and retain the most accomplished professionals and executives in the industry. Our clients include community and critical access hospitals, health systems, academic medical centers, and Fortune 500 corporations. To learn more about Galileo Search, LLC, visit our website at www.galileosearch.com

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Job ID:

Job-029131

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