Infection Preventionist

ID: 23936088
Location: Bartlett, TN 38002 - US
Practice Type: Hospital
Salary: Competitive
Duration: Full Time
Contact: Dennis Gates
Posted: 01/24/2024

Infection Preventionist

POSITION TYPE: Registered Nurse (RN) or Related Health Science

SPECIALTY UNIT: Infection Preventionist

LOCATION: Barlett, TN

SHIFT:

JOB TYPE: Full-Time Permanent

Job Description:

The Infection Preventionist will act as a mentor and role model for establishing and promoting effective infection prevention protocols within all levels of the organization and provide education in a variety of settings, i.e. public forums, on-the-spot in-services, educational sessions, etc. and opportunities for participating in national, state and local committees, as well as a Career Advancement program.

The Infection Preventionist is responsible for formulating and reviewing policies and procedures related to infection prevention and control practices. This position is also responsible for collecting and analyzing data as well as conducting outbreak and cluster investigations. The individual will serve as a member of the Infection Prevention and Control Committee and will collaborate with Infectious Disease physicians, Microbiologists and other health care providers regarding infectious or employee health related issues.

Job Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Direct Deposit
  • 401K
  • Comprehensive Health, Dental, and Vision benefits
  • Employee discount program
  • Excellent room for growth and advancement

Requirements:

Required:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or related health science.
  • Must be currently licensed, certified or registered to practice profession as required by law, regulation in state of practice or policy.
  • CPR.
  • Must have National Certification in Infection Control (CIC) or obtain within 2 years of assuming the position.

Preferred:

  • Academic degree in nursing (Bachelors or Masters degree) or related health science.

Experience:

  • Required: 3 - 5 years clinical experience in acute care facility; Previous experience in Microbiology

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