Implements the multiple facets for the Infection Control program and serves as a liaison between physicians and health care personnel and the various hospital committees. Implements programs and provides educational opportunities to inform staff of proper Infection Control techniques. Monitors compliance with multiple regulatory standards for infection control. Monitors the delivery of safe, cost-effective care to our patients, staff, visitors and others in the healthcare environment.
BSN or BS in Health Field
2 or more years of acute care hospital experience or 2 years of Infection Control experience. Has knowledge and experience in patient care practices, microbiology, asepsis, disinfection/sterilization, adult education, infectious diseases, communication, program administration, and epidemiology.
PROFESSIONAL LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED:
Mass RN License, or ASCP, CIC certification preferred.
Primary Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
Facility: Saint Vincent Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005032272
About Saint Vincent Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.