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Galileo Search Published: August 25, 2023


Interim Infection Preventionist | Team Support Member | RN, MT(ASCP) or MPH | Northern California

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

We have an interim opportunity for an experienced Infection Preventionist with recent experience in acute care hospitals. Our client is an award-winning facility whose staff focuses on providing innovative solutions to ensure the highest quality of care.

This location boasts rolling hills, vineyards, theaters, shopping, and activities galore; you won’t ever find yourself with nothing to do in your off time! Small town charm combines with an easy drive to major metro areas, making it the perfect setting for your next assignment.


Northern California


• 4-6+ month assignment
• Primary focus is to support the Director of Infection Prevention and a team of Infection Preventionists as needed, where needed to alleviate the overall workload
• Assists in the planning, development, and evaluation of the goals, standards, policies, and procedures of an integrated hospital-wide Infection Control Program to ensure rigorous infection control standards that meet TJC, OSHA, Public Health Department, and CDC requirements
• Completes infection control needs assessment
• Educates employees and providers about infection control
• Conducts surveillance, analysis, reporting, risk reduction, and outbreak control of nosocomial infections
• Provides consultation on infection risk assessment, prevention, and control strategies
• Serves as a thought leader for infection prevention and control


• Bachelor’s degree required
• RN (Any State) or MT or MPH
• CIC required
• Must be current technology and computer savvy to include iPhones, iPads, texting
• Epic EMR software experience required
• Minimum 5 years of experience in acute care infection prevention
• Recent TJC experience needed
• Experience in Ambulatory Services, OR, and Sterile Processing is highly desired
• Knowledge of sterilization, disinfection, and sanitation processes
• 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 Monday - Friday schedule

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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