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AdventHealth Careers for VeteransInfection Prevention Associate Infection Control
Tampa, FL

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

·Paid Days Off from Day One

·Student Loan Repayment Program

·Career Development

·Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

·Mental Health Resources and Support

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding thattogetherwe are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift :Days

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Tampa

·AdventHealth Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.

·Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery

·Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come

·Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

The role you’ll contribute:

The Infection Prevention Associate is an integral part of the Infection Prevention team. This role will provide support in various ways such as aiding with surveillance systems, data abstraction and reporting, communication, and coordination of infectious disease prevention efforts. This position acts as a support and resource for the Infection Preventionist(s), including assisting with data analysis or implementation of improvement activities. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

· Review of microbiology reports, and abstraction of medical record data.

· Assist in identification of healthcare-acquired infections and analysis as delegated.

· Uses computer systems for data search, data entry, reports, graphs, and data visualization.

· Creates presentations, newsletters, and educational materials.

· Identify infection risks and trends and prepare data for dissemination to organizational leaders.

· Ensures data is accurately entered for publicly reported measures and other accrediting bodies.

· Support of hospital-wide safety initiatives as delegated (e.g., hand hygiene surveillance program).

· Conducts literature reviews to support infection prevention education efforts.

· Remains current in evidence-based practice and new emerging trends.


The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

· Bachelor’s degree’ or equivalent combination of education and experience.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances. The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location.

Category: Infection Control

Organization: AdventHealth Tampa

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Req ID: 24022249

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.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth Tampa

  • Job Schedule: Full-time

    Pay Range: $17.9552 - $26.9328

  • Location: Tampa, FL

  • Job ID: 24022249

  • Job Family: Infection Control

  • Shift: 1 - Day

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