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 (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.