HF-Mgr Infection Prevention at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 12/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Davenport, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    12/2/2019
  • Job ID:
    19023966
  • Job Family
    Infection Control
  • Travel
    No
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Heart of Florida and Lake Wales

Job Description


Description
The Manager of Infection Prevention is a qualified individual with knowledge of CDC Guidelines, Joint Commission standards, federal and state regulations and occupational health.  He/ She is responsible for the Administration of the Hospital wide Infection Prevention Program, which includes among other functions the identification, investigation, reporting, prevention and control of hospital acquired infections among patients, staff and guests
Reports to the Chief Quality Officer.

Qualifications
  • Minimum of Bachelor of Science Degree in a Healthcare related field with successful completion  of a basic Infection Prevention Course offered through a teaching hospital (minimum) 40 hours or through APIC (Association for Professionals in Infection Prevention and Epidemiology) preferred.  
  • Minimum of three years experience as an Infection Preventionist or related healthcare experience with knowledge of  patient care practices, microbiology, asepsis, disinfection/sterilization, adult education, infectious diseases, communication, program administration and epidemiology.
  • Registered Nurse in the state of Florida or Healthcare related advanced degree (ex. Masters of Public Health)
  • CIC Required


This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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