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AdventHealth Registered Nurse Infection Control in Shawnee, Kansas

Description

Registered Nurse Infection Prevention AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Location Address: 9100 W. 74 th Street; suite 100, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

Relief, Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Demonstrate the ability to identify infectious disease processes

  • Survey and investigate epidemiologic events

  • Use evidence based practice and regulatory requirements to prevent and control the transmission of infectious agents

  • Maintain collaborative accountability for ensuring Employee Health and Safety is met

  • Utilize professional communication and management skills to develop policies, procedures and process improvement initiatives in compliance with the infection control plan

  • Lead and participate in education and research initiatives prevent the transmission and prevention of infectious processes

  • Comply with Federal, State and Local regulatory requirements

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing

  • Bedside clinical practice and/or infection control practitioner experience within the past 3 years

  • Kansas Registered Nurse License

  • BCLS obtained through the American Heart Association

Job Summary:

The Infection Control Nurse will demonstrate the ability to provide surveillance and intervention in the prevention and transmission of infectious diseases. Utilization of expertise in Infection Control principles, practice and process improvement are required. Integration of workflow utilizing the electronic health record, NHSN, state and national reporting processes, organizational goals and integration into the community health networks are mandatory. Communication skills within the multidisciplinary team are required to facilitate the role within both clinical practice, facility readiness for emergencies and construction.

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

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.

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