This position is accountable for directing the hospital-wide infection prevention and control program at Montefiore Medical Center. Supervision and management of the infection prevention and control team to assure effective coordination and support with initiatives to prevent and control health care associated infections in accordance with evidence-based best practices and regulatory and national standards.
The candidate must be a NYS licensed Registered Nurse.
The candidate must have a minimum of 10 years’ experience working in a healthcare environment, preferably in the hospital setting. Prior administrative experience in healthcare project management or quality management is a must. Clinical Practice experience is required.
Demonstrated management of teams across a large medical center.
Experience in qualitative/quantitative methods and health policy is required.
An advanced degree demonstrative of analytic skill is strongly preferred – MPH, MS, MA, or PhD.
Experience in leading the full continuum, including the inpatient and outpatient environments, as well as medical and nursing education (including residents) is preferred. The candidate will have experience working with performance improvement tools and methods, such as PDSA, LEAN techniques, and High Reliability Organizations.
Excellent leadership, communication, presentation skills and the ability to influence required.
To Be Considered
Qualified candidates should e-mail a résumé, cover letter summarizing their interest and background to Maria D'Oro, email@example.com.
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DOING MORE means building on a history of firsts to create the future of healthcare. For over 100 years, we have been pushing the boundaries of medicine with innovations such as the intravenous cardiac pacemaker and one of the nation’s first pediatric kidney transplants. Montefiore Medicine is a leading academic medical organization comprised of Montefiore Health System and Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Together they are pioneering patient-centered research and providing exceptional personalized care with over six million patient interactions a year in communities across the Bronx, Westchester, and the Hudson Valley.
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About Montefiore Medical Center
Montefiore, DOING MORE (sm)
DOING MORE means building on a history of firsts to create the future of healthcare. For over 100 years, we’ve been pushing the boundaries of medicine with innovations such as the intravenous cardiac pacemaker and one of the nation’s first pediatric kidney transplants. As we move forward, we seek professionals who want to join our team of leaders and trailblazers to advance the health of our communities in the Bronx, Westchester, and the Hudson Valley.
Montefiore Health System consists of eleven hospitals; a primary and specialty care network of more than 180 locations across Westchester County, the lower Hudson Valley and the Bronx; an extended care facility; the Montefiore School of Nursing, and our Albert Einstein College of Medicine.