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AdventHealth Infection Preventionist Registered Nurse RN Full Time in Orlando, Florida

Description

Infection Preventionist Registered Nurse (RN) Full Time AdventHealth Care Center Orlando North

Location Address: 730 Courtland St, Orlando, FL 32804

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Care Center Orlando North

  • AdventHealth Care Center’s mission to “Extend the Healing Ministry of Christ”

  • The opportunity and encouragement to truly care for and love the patients/residents they serve

  • The opportunity to work with like-minded co-workers who believe and support the organization’s mission

  • The patient-centric focus of meeting the needs of the patient/residents

  • Being part of a large healthcare organization where we can be “Greater as a Whole”

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Identify and coordinate response to actual or potential outbreaks of communicable illness or condition s within the facility related to residents or staff, following established protocols and recognized industry standard of practice for continuous quality improvement, and make recommendations of changes if indicated

  • Notify facility administrator, Director of Nursing, and appropriate government agencies of contagious or infectious diseases

  • Ensure that employees with infectious or communicable diseases follow necessary protective precautions and are not assigned resident care services

  • Monitoring to ensure that the facility is maintained in a sanitary environment

  • Ensure that infection control orientation and in-service training programs are provided to

  • employees on a timely basis

  • Visitors are following established procedures/precautions

  • Maintain current knowledge of current standard of practice and changes in isolation techniques and procedures when necessary and implement changes as indicated

  • Review isolation techniques and procedures to assure that personnel, residents.

  • Run COVID-19 vaccine clinics

Qualifications

What you will need:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing

  • Current Basic Life Support (CPR) certification

  • Current Registered Nurse in the state hired

  • Must have completed specialized training in infection prevention and control per federal regulations.

  • Current enrollment in specialized training in infection prevention and control program may be considered with successful completion within 30 days of hire.

Job Summary :

The Infection Preventionist for the facility has the role of coordinating infection prevention and control duties and responsibilities.

· These duties and responsibilities may be in conjunction with other designated roles, depending on facility size and services.

· The duties and responsibilities are areas of accountability to the Quality Assessment and Assurance Committee (QA&A). The Infection Preventionist will coordinate these tasks through the Infection Control Committee.

· Specific surveillance and reporting systems will be developed, implemented, and maintained through the facility Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) processes, and presented to the QA & A Committee monthly.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Infection Control

Organization: AdventHealth Care Center Orlando North

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: ADH Care Center Orlando North

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.