| Infection Preventionist – Quality Enhance Req. # 59358 |
As an Infection Preventionist with HonorHealth, you will act as a resource and consultant to all clinical, support and management services and medical staff regarding organizational infection prevention and control. You will apply epidemiologic principals and statistical methods, including risk stratification, identify target populations, analyze trends and risk factors and designs and evaluate the effectiveness of the infection prevention program and approaches. You will also coordinate comprehensive system-wide infection prevention and control program and activities.
Our Infection Preventionists enjoy great variety in their work. Each day brings new challenges and rewards.
QUALIFICATIONS We are looking for people with excellent working knowledge of epidemiology. Since tracking down diseases, recognizing patterns, and figuring out the best course of prevention are important parts of the job, strong critical thinking is needed, as well as, good people skills. We’re seeking a self-motivated, strong communicator and collaborator to work with our staff.
REQUIRED EDUCATION • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Medical Lab Technology, Public Health or healthcare related field
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE • 1 year infection control in acute care setting
• If RN a verified current Arizona or other compact state RN license. • Certification in Infection Control, or certification eligible.
HonorHealth is a non-profit, local healthcare organization known for community service and outstanding medical quality. With 5 Magnet medical centers including 2 Level I Trauma Centers, an inpatient rehabilitation hospital, over 90 physician offices and home health, we have amazing career opportunities for skilled Infection Preventionist. We’re honored to provide excellent work environments with features like: • Highly competitive total rewards • Flexibility in your schedule • Investment in your ongoing education and training • Real career growth opportunities
Learn more and apply online at: http://jobs.honorhealth.com/infection-preventionist-quality-enhancement/job/6203426