Responsible for coordinating infection control activities within the Jefferson Health Care Center. Takes part in the surveillance, control, prevention, monitoring and evaluating of infections in the clinical areas. Provides educational opportunities for associates and health care providers, influences change and advancement related to infection control practices. Collaborates with the team to achieve results related to infection prevention needs. Calculates infection control rates, performs independent clinical studies and trials as indicated.
Physical activities on the job include:
Reports To: Director of Nursing
Minimum Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:
Ability to read and communicate in the English language. Infection Control certification required. Bachelor degree preferred.
Internal Number: 9244430
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