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Galileo Search Published: March 1, 2023

Description

Infection Prevention Manager | Hybrid Option | Greater Boston, MA

Competitive Compensation | Superb Benefits Program | $10k Sign-on Bonus

Coastal New England | Beautiful small town with access to metropolitan amenities

Our client is one of New England's leading integrated healthcare systems. They are a teaching hospital with great vision and a focus on providing quality patient care. It's a great workplace where a team and family atmosphere provides plenty of opportunities to improve your skills and advance in your career.

Location:

Greater Boston, MA

Opportunity:

• Reports to Director, Healthcare Quality and Patient Safety
• Sole-Practitioner - IP Program Manager
• TJC Accredited Teaching Hospital
• Facilitates and coordinates all activities identified in the organization’s infection prevention program
• Collaborates with hospital personnel (including senior leadership), Medical Staff, and external agencies to develop and implement the organization’s Infection Prevention Program
• Recognizes outbreaks of hospital-acquired infections and performs necessary epidemiology follow-up, attempts to discern the cause, and implements necessary control measures to prevent future occurrences
• Analyzes surveillance findings and develops corrective action plans as necessary
• Develops and implement orientation and training for hospital employees, volunteers, and medical staff as necessary
• Evaluates infection prevention aspects of patient care products, equipment, and supplies for safety
• Reports the presence of communicable diseases to appropriate local and state health departments and agencies
• Ensures organization compliance to external regulatory requirements relating to infection prevention
• Maintain records pertaining to all surveillance activities
• Compiles and presents Infection Prevention reports (inclusive of graphs and trends) in a timely manner to specific committees as necessary

Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s Degree preferred
• Certification in Infection Control (CIC) within 12 months of hire
• RN preferred
• 5+ years of recent Infection Prevention/Control in a clinical setting
• Knowledge of regulatory and accreditation requirements related to infection prevention and control
• Proficient in the use of the computer and associated software, i.e., MS products
• Detail-oriented, critical thinker, effective communicator with analytical abilities and strong interpersonal skills
• 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-029210

 

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