Interim Infection Preventionist | MPH, MT(ASCP), CIC Last Updated: June 14, 2018 (about 1 month ago)
Interim Infection Preventionist | MPH, MT(ASCP), CIC
Immediately
Acute Care Experienced

A skilled and knowledgeable Infection Preventionist with over 10 years of direct experience, she is known for making an immediate and positive impact. Her expertise includes facilitating work that reduces CAUTIs & surgical site infections and implementing successful hand hygiene programs. Specialties include reviewing outdated policies, implementing rounding, and compliance auditing.

References & Reviews

• “She worked with CAUTI prevention, leading work groups, working to identify gaps, and coordinating with clinicians to identify ways to address those gaps. Through this work, she was able to produce reductions in CAUTIs.”
• “She initiated a work group to facilitate a multi-disciplinary discussion to resolve infection issues, she kept everyone on track in identifying resolutions, and was able to affect real change.”
• “She worked with staff on implementing a Hospital Hand Hygiene program, her program resulted in hand hygiene compliance attaining its highest levels ever, over 90%!”
• “She worked with the team to reduce C-Diff rate from 16% to single digits.”
• “She put together a report for surgeons on surgical site infection rates, making the information easy to read and digest, providing accurate information to stakeholders very quickly.”

• Thoroughly knowledgeable in TJC, rules and regulations, CMS, OSHA, CDC, accreditation, and continual survey readiness
• Expertise in surveillance methods to track and analyze infection rates, HAIs and clusters utilizing TheraDoc, Epic, and NHSN reporting
• Able to analyze processes and data, identify areas of opportunity for improvement, reach consensus on possible solutions, and implement changes
• Instrumental in the development of a successful hand hygiene campaign
• Completes monthly/quarterly/annual unit and facility reports, and compliance auditing
• Liaison for the environmental services, safety and construction
• Provides ongoing education, development of ICRAs and oversees environmental rounds
• Develops rapport with administration, physicians, medical staff, and managers
• Engages in a collaborative and positive work environment
• Resourceful, self-reliant, and energetic professional who is passionate about infection control and has expertise in building, planning, and implementing strong programs
• Infection Prevention
• TJC & CMS
• Trend Analysis
• Core Measures
• Surveillance
• Construction & Renovation
• NHSN Reporting
• Interim Infection Preventionist | 300+ Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Infection Preventionist | Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Infection Preventionist | 250+ Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Master of Public Health (MPH)
• Certified Medical Technologist (MT(ASCP)
• Certified in Infection Prevention & Control (CIC)

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Interim Infection Preventionist | MPH, MT(ASCP), CIC

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Summary:

Acute Care Experienced

A skilled and knowledgeable Infection Preventionist with over 10 years of direct experience, she is known for making an immediate and positive impact. Her expertise includes facilitating work that reduces CAUTIs & surgical site infections and implementing successful hand hygiene programs. Specialties include reviewing outdated policies, implementing rounding, and compliance auditing.

References & Reviews

• “She worked with CAUTI prevention, leading work groups, working to identify gaps, and coordinating with clinicians to identify ways to address those gaps. Through this work, she was able to produce reductions in CAUTIs.”
• “She initiated a work group to facilitate a multi-disciplinary discussion to resolve infection issues, she kept everyone on track in identifying resolutions, and was able to affect real change.”
• “She worked with staff on implementing a Hospital Hand Hygiene program, her program resulted in hand hygiene compliance attaining its highest levels ever, over 90%!”
• “She worked with the team to reduce C-Diff rate from 16% to single digits.”
• “She put together a report for surgeons on surgical site infection rates, making the information easy to read and digest, providing accurate information to stakeholders very quickly.”

Qualifications & Achievements:

• Thoroughly knowledgeable in TJC, rules and regulations, CMS, OSHA, CDC, accreditation, and continual survey readiness
• Expertise in surveillance methods to track and analyze infection rates, HAIs and clusters utilizing TheraDoc, Epic, and NHSN reporting
• Able to analyze processes and data, identify areas of opportunity for improvement, reach consensus on possible solutions, and implement changes
• Instrumental in the development of a successful hand hygiene campaign
• Completes monthly/quarterly/annual unit and facility reports, and compliance auditing
• Liaison for the environmental services, safety and construction
• Provides ongoing education, development of ICRAs and oversees environmental rounds
• Develops rapport with administration, physicians, medical staff, and managers
• Engages in a collaborative and positive work environment
• Resourceful, self-reliant, and energetic professional who is passionate about infection control and has expertise in building, planning, and implementing strong programs

Expertise:

• Infection Prevention
• TJC & CMS
• Trend Analysis
• Core Measures
• Surveillance
• Construction & Renovation
• NHSN Reporting

Experience:

• Interim Infection Preventionist | 300+ Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Infection Preventionist | Bed Acute Care Hospital
• Infection Preventionist | 250+ Bed Acute Care Hospital

Education:

• Master of Public Health (MPH)
• Certified Medical Technologist (MT(ASCP)
• Certified in Infection Prevention & Control (CIC)

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