Infection Preventionist (Per Diem)- SMSC Santa CruzJob ID SMSC-1813271 Date Posted 11/28/2018 Location Santa Cruz, California
In conjunction with the medical director, coordinate the many components of the Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Program in order to reduce risk, promote quality patient care and employee health. Continually evaluates the effectiveness of the Infection Prevention and Control Plan which includes a review of the program goals, prioritized risks and plan activities.
Current RN license required with minimum of 5 years of clinical experience.
Experience in one of the following departments or roles is required: employee health, ICU, OR, infectious disease, public health, clinical education, infection control, quality improvement, risk management or patient safety.
Management experience is desirable.
Certified Infection Control - CIC preferred
Employee Status: Regular
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Job Shift: Variable
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Other
Schedule: Per Diem
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Per Diem
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity, or expression, ancestry, national origin, age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.