• Previous
  • Next
6Nov

Infection Preventionist /Employee Health Coordinator Part-time

Grant Regional Health Center, Lancaster, WI

JOB SUMMARY:

INFECTION PREVENTIONIST is a qualified individual with knowledge of CDC guidelines and definitions of infections, The Joint Commission standards, and federal and state regulations.

  • Responsible for the identification, investigation, reporting, prevention and control of infections among patients and personnel
  • Chair of the Infection Prevention Committee and by authority of the Infection Prevention Committee, she/he may institute collection of cultures and initiate appropriate isolation precautions
  • Responsible for assisting with inservice programs related to infection prevention and control
  • Demonstrates comprehensive knowledge of complete infection control and prevention processes in the healthcare setting; demonstrates knowledge of risk stratified statistics as applicable to trending all infections
  • Demonstrates understanding of standard and isolation precautions as set forth by the CDC; demonstrates knowledge of microbiology, and modes of transmission of disease entities
  • Demonstrates ability to teach principles and practical application of infection prevention to all levels of healthcare personnel

 

EMPLOYEE HEALTH COORDINATOR

  • Oversees Employee Health Program with review of new employee health records, and assists with follow-up of accidental exposure incidents
  • Ensures all employees remain up-to-date on their immunizations including TB skin tests and annual influenza, vaccinations, etc
  • Provides copies of health records to employees when requested

QUALIFICATIONS:

RN or MT/MLT with clinical experience and knowledge of CDC guidelines/definitions, familiar with The Joint Commission standards, and federal/state regulations. Applicant should be enthusiastic, organized, dependable and neat; as well as willing to work with others in a cooperative spirit.  

HOW TO APPLY:

Candidate offered employment will complete criminal background check, and health requirements as condition of employment.

Apply on-line at www.grantregional.com and attach a current resume.  Interviews will begin as soon as qualified applicants are received.

Apply for this Job!
Alternate Web Site:Click to visit

Show housing near this job

Job Details

Req Num --
ID 423586
Location
Lancaster, WI
Positions 1
Type
Employee
Status
Part Time
Pay --
Categories
Health Care
Benefits
Health Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Insurance
Life Insurance
Retirement Plan
Paid Vacation
Paid Sick Leave
Paid Holidays
Tuition Reimbursement

Preferred Candidates

Years of Experience --
Education Associates

accessdubuquejobs.com is a product of THMedia © 2015