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Galileo Search Published: May 15, 2024


Interim Infection Prevention Leader | CIC Required | Multi-site | Kansas

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




• 3+ Months
• Hands-on Leader
• 4 facilities, 700+ beds
• Provide comprehensive support for initiatives, including vigilant monitoring and management of C.diff, backing for ongoing and upcoming construction projects, and any other IP-related tasks as required
• Conduct rounds to monitor compliance with recommended Infection Prevention practices
• Manage the coordination and analysis of data pertaining to healthcare-associated infections (HAIs)
• Evaluate all patient care and infection prevention procedures and activities within the facility while making recommendations for and taking all necessary steps toward continuous patient care improvements
• Execute thorough evaluations of the current Infection Prevention and Control program, with a particular emphasis on conducting root cause analyses for HAIs
• Aid in ensuring regulatory adherence and readiness for accreditation surveys, facilitating staff and facility preparation
• Conduct surveillance, analysis, reporting, risk reduction, and outbreak control
• Provide consultation on infection risk assessment, prevention, and control strategies
• Assist in providing in-service education on infection prevention and control
• Advise and consult with physicians, nurses, and other facility staff members concerning precautions to be taken to protect patients, staff, and other persons from possible contamination or infection
• Mentor IP staff, guiding them on their roles and responsibilities within the program


• CIC required
• Minimum 5 years of experience in Infection Control in an acute care setting
• Minimum 3 years of experience in a leadership position
• Demonstrated ability to clearly communicate, both orally and in writing, while performing all essential functions
• Proven knowledge and experience in the practice of epidemiological principles and infectious disease as they relate to infection control and prevention
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of hospital staff
• Available to travel to the client sites 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 nationwide acutecare hospitals. 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
• Per diem for the housing of your choice if not provided by the client and for incidental 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 professional liability 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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