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Galileo Search Published: June 30, 2024


Interim Senior Infection Preventionist | Team Member | CIC Required | Northern CA

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


Northern CA


• 3 - 6+ month assignment
• Reports to the Manager of Infection Prevention & Control and interfaces with a team of 6 Infection Preventionists
• Responsibilities include evidence-based analysis and reporting to prevent hospital-acquired infections, leading multidisciplinary teams during significant IC events, and mentoring staff on infection prevention opportunities
• Ensures compliance with Joint Commission, Cal OSHA, Department of Public Health, and CDC guidelines
• Conducts infection control rounds, analyzes data, and ensures regulatory compliance
• Assess and approve Construction Infection Control Risk Assessments (ICRA)
• Supports EPIC surveillance module optimization and data validation with clinical informaticists
• Evaluates patient care environments for infection control practices and hazards
• Educates employees and providers about infection control
• Provides consultation on infection risk assessment, prevention, and control strategies
• Serves as a thought leader for infection prevention and control
• Travels to nearby clinics


• 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 (Bugsy) EMR software experience
• Expertise in microbiology, epidemiology, statistics, sterilization and disinfection, infectious diseases, antibiotic usage, and clinical practice
• Perioperative or ambulatory clinic experience
• Strong organizational, prioritization, and independent working skills to meet deadlines
• 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 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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