Portneuf Medical Center

Posted 2 months ago

Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Shift: Days
Education Level: BSN Required
Certificates: Not Stated
Experience Level: All|Experienced
Compensation: NA

Infection Preventionist

Req Number 9073

Department: Infection Control

Schedule: Full-Time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: Monday-Friday

Job Details:

The Infection Preventionist uses current epidemiologic principles to develop and implement key infection prevention strategies and to conduct surveillance for healthcare associated infections and outbreak investigations. The Infection Preventionist uses relevant data, epidemiologic methods and appropriate external resources to align the Annual Infection Control and Prevention plan with organizational strategic priorities.

Minimum Qualifications:  Bachelors degree or successful completion of tertiary education with equivalent clinical or quality experience (applicants m.ust have a minimum of 8 years of hospital clinical experience or 5 years experience with quality, infection prevention, and/or performance improvement in addition to tertiary education).  Experience in data abstraction or medical record review preferred.  Current certification in infection prevention or obtains within 2 years of hiring to position.   Ability to utilize Microsoft office tools to compile figures, generate statistics, and prepare accurate reports and other documentation.  Ability to formulate graphs and reports to analyze trends preferred.

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