Hours: Monday-Friday (no weekends) 8:00am-5:00pm, rotating on call, rotating holiday coverage
Exempt position, 80 hours/pay period
The overall responsibility of this position is to provide oversight and ensure compliance of infection control initiatives and protocols. The Infection Control Specialist is to work in accordance with current professional standards, licensure and accreditation standards and facility policies and procedures.
All employees, if applicable, are expected to adhere to the BSHR Automobile Safety Program per policy.
1. Registered Nurse-Bachelor’s Level Degree preferred. 2. Long Term Care Healthcare Experience preferred. 3. Experience in Infection Prevention & Control – two (2) years’ experience preferred. 4. Expert knowledge of prevention and infection control standards required. 5. Local travel required. 6. To ensure safe and competent patient care, the individual must have a current licensed issued as a Registered Nurse in the state of Virginia. Persons who hold a license or certification are required to hold and maintain the credentialing.
Bon Secours is a $3.3 billion not-for-profit Catholic health system. Bon Secours operates in 9 communities and 6 states. The mission is to bring compassion to health care and to be Good Help to Those in Need, especially those who are poor and dying. As a system of caregivers, we commit ourselves to help bring people and communities to health and wholeness as part of the healing ministry of Jesus Christ and the Catholic Church.