The Infection Control Director collects, analyzes, and presents data relevant to infection control/infectious diseases. Provides education based upon identified need of associates and in accordance with approved infection control policies and procedures. Develops policies and procedures regarding infection control. Facilitates at the Infection Control Committee and participates in other committees as assigned.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; or graduate of an accredited school of Medical Technology or BS Biology trained and educated in surveillance, prevention and control of hospital infections (CDC course or equivalent); knowledgeable in epidemiology, microbiology and biostatistics.
Currently NJ RN license; or ASCP certification, CBIC certification preferable (CIC)
A minimum of 3-5 years current clinical experience in hospital infection control with line management experience. Demonstrates effective leadership, decision-making, organizational and interpersonal skills; membership and active participation in professional organization(s), APIC required.
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About RWJBarnabas Health, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is a fully accredited acute care hospital dedicated to providing the finest medical and health care services to the residents of Ocean and Monmouth counties. An affiliate of the RWJBarnabas Health system, Monmouth South is a sister hospital to Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch.
Monmouth South is the only hospital in the region to provide private rooms on all of its inpatient units, providing an environment more conducive to healing. Several other enhancements have been made to provide superior service to Lakewood and surrounding region as well including the Better Health Senior Membership Program, state-of-the-art Geriatrics Institute, and an expansion of cancer services.