HonorHealth is a non-profit health system serving an area of 1.6 million people in the greater Phoenix, Arizona area. The network encompasses five acute care hospitals, an extensive medical group, outpatient surgery centers, a cancer center, clinical research, medical education, two foundations and community services with approximately 10,500 employees, 3,700 affiliated physicians and 3,100 volunteers.
Network Director, Infection Control
This role is central to helping achieve organizational strategies to eliminate infection related healthcare associated harm and thrive in a value based purchasing environment. Provides operational direction and management for organization wide infection prevention and control programs. Develops, implements, manages, and maintains comprehensive programs and projects and provides consultation to leadership, medical staff, and external customers to strengthen network performance in infection prevention and control, including the inpatient and outpatient environment. Initiates/leads necessary improvements to ensure high levels of performance and continual compliance with applicable infection prevention and control standards. Responsible for the productivity and effectiveness of the infection prevention and control team. Supports initiatives to maintain regulatory compliance and external agency review. Ensures adherence to CDC/NHSN requirements for HAI submissions and optimal CMS Value-Based Purchasing and HAC Reduction program performance.
Enjoy exceptional, progressive Day-1 benefits including Health, Dental, Vision and Pet Insurance, Tuition Reimbursement, 503 (b), 529 College Savings Plan, Child Care Center, In-Home Sick Child Care and much more.
For immediate consideration, please email your resume to Thomas Licari, Recruiter: Thomas.Licari@HonorHealth.com or apply online: http://jobs.honorhealth.com/director-of-infection-prevention/job/7117102
Phoenix and Scottsdale are known for high-end resorts, golf courses, vibrant nightclubs and professional sports, but the city’s biggest attraction may be the sunshine, winter warmth and more than 41,000 acres of mountain parks and desert preserves. Phoenix offers many suburbs close to the Scottsdale area great for families and outdoor activities.
HonorHealth to provide equal opportunity in employment. Selection and employment of applicants will be made on the basis of their qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or any other legally protected status. www.honorhealth.com
Requirements include a Bachelor's degree in nursing or healthcare related field, certification in Infection Control. five (5) years in acute-care infection control experience within the last eight (8) years, and familiarity with NHSN/CDC and VBP requirements as relates to infection prevention and control. Quality improvement activities as part of work experience is also required.