AdventHealth RN-Infection Control Specialist FT Days in Calhoun, Georgia
Qualifications INFECTION CONTROL SPECIALIST RN FULL TIME
INFECTION CONTROL SPECIALIST RN FULL TIME
What You Will Need:
Manages and leads the hospital Infection Control and Prevention Program for Gordon Hospital and Murray Medical Center. Designated as the individual with clinical authority over the infection control and prevention program along with responsibility for daily management activities. These responsibilities include developing and implementing policies governing control of infections and communicable diseases along with developing a system for identifying, reporting, investigating, and controlling infections and communicable diseases. Facilitates communication among all members of the healthcare team, including physicians and community agencies. Acts as a consultant to the medical staff, and hospital professional and technical staff regarding infection prevention and control measures in order to coordinate safe delivery of patient care. Plans, develops and conducts educational classes, including infection control and prevention orientation for new employees and volunteers, blood borne pathogen orientation for hospital staff in conjunction with Employee Health, infection prevention principles and isolation practices program for new nursing staff and local area nursing students. Ensures compliance with CMS, TJC, HFAP and other regulatory agencies.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.