At Florida Hospital at Connerton Long Term Acute Care, we deliver meaningful care by getting to know our patients and their families. Our 50-bed hospital is designed to serve individuals who have medically complex illnesses requiring additional weeks of specialized hospital care.
The unique care environment of a long-term acute-care hospital means that our patients and their visitors will spend more time with us than at other hospitals. For that reason, we've designed our hospital to be a comfortable environment. Our specially trained staff are not only experts in providing advanced care, but also have friendly, compassionate personalities that help ease the stress that can be associated with long-term illnesses. The 48,000-square foot, one-story Florida Hospital at Connerton Long Term Acute Care features all private rooms, an operating room for minor inpatient procedures, a chapel, inner courtyard and dining area.
You will be responsible for:
Infection Control Practitioner – Responsible for development and administration of the facility-wide program for surveillance, prevention, and control of infection under the direction of the Director. Acts as consultant, educator, and clinical practitioner to the hospital staff and licensed independent practitioners for all aspects of infection control. Has authority to administer policy and to take corrective actions when needed if policy is not followed.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
What will you need:
Computer skills, NHSN, CDC data skill set, infection control training of staff and surveillance assessment of microbiology and isolation
Infection Control Certification (Preferred)
2 years experience in a hospital setting with Infection Control, training of staff and surveillance assessment of microbiology and isolation