Infection Control Manager
Company: The Clinical Recruiter
Posted on: May 13, 2022
(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted) Infection
Control Practitioner-RN - Infection Control Manager
Bristol - Brockton, Massachusetts
The Manager of Infection Prevention is trained in hospital
epidemiology principles and is responsible for the surveillance,
analysis, interpretation and reporting of hospital acquired
infections (HAI); educating employees about infection prevention;
and the development of health system policies and procedures to
insure rigorous infection control standards that meet JCAHO, OSHA,
Centers for Medicaid-Medicare Services, Centers for Disease Control
and Prevention (CDC) and other nationally organized agencies
recommendations and requirements.
Oversight of infection control and prevention program.
Set the direction for world class patient safety through infection
prevention for all affiliates
Design, manage, and improve IP surveillance and data reporting
processes to support quick identification of risks, infections, and
Hire, train, retain, and develop team members dedicated to
Infection Prevention activities.
Lead work processes and procedure improvements to ensure infection
Serve as infection prevention subject matter expert, participating
in media events, workshops, and other public events.Forms and
maintains meaningful professional relationships with all leaders,
team members and medical staff members.
Development and oversight of new programs as identified through
Oversight of all activities related to data collection and
analysis, and communication with staff, administration, and
Conducts specific focus studies when need arises.
Oversight of feedback programs to providers regarding risk
Consulting with other departments in control implications of
Oversight of development of orientation in-services for all
On an ongoing basis assures all Joint Commission and other
regulatory body (NYS DOH, CDC, etc.) infection prevention standards
Performs ongoing assessment of relevant data and literature as it
is related to patients with infections according to New York State
Department of Health, CDC, and other regulatory standards.
Evaluates infection control standards on an ongoing basis to ensure
compliance with local, state federal, and other regulatory
Serve on appropriate committees.
Takes in rotation, administrator on call duty.
Prepares statistical and other reports as required.
5-7 years Infection Control experience in a similarly sized acute
care facility or system
3-5 leadership-program management experience
Demonstrated success with data analysis-statistics
Proficient in the use of hospital based programs along with MS
Outlook and Office
Bachelors Degree in Nursing required
Master's Degree in Nursing or Healthcare related field highly
Certifications - Licensure:
Current State Registered Nurse (RN) License
Current Basic Life Support (BLS)
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Certification in Infection Control (CIC) preferred
Knowledge of infection control regulations and standards,
epidemiological principles, infectious diseases, sterilization,
sanitation, disinfection and isolation practices.
Must be able to work under deadlines and utilize independent
decision making skills in a wide variety of situations.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Ability to manage and inspire a team.
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