NOW HIRING! Clinical Infection Preventionist in Phoenix, AZ
12th September, 2020
Job Type: Direct
Looking for a detail oriented puzzle solver, researcher, leader, and advocate!
Up to $10KSign On Bonus!
We are in search of a FIVE STAR Infection Preventionist!
Current Certification in Infection Control (CIC) or must obtain this within two years of hire.
Develops leadership qualities - organization, an eye for detail and project management, with the ability to bring the right people to the table and lead that group effectively, while engaging group members and requesting colleagues' input.
Builds a strong network of peers working in Infection Control. Membership or affiliation with local chapters of national professional groups, such as APIC.
Acts on curiosity, as an Infection Preventionist, willing to research all possible solutions until a conclusion is met.
Patient advocate with aheightened sense of accountability for all patients in the hospital, making sure every patient receives stellar healthcare and all the right practices.
We offer exceptional benefits - Medical/Dental/Vision,401K, employee discounted stock purchases, on site medical clinics, career growth opportunities, education assistance, paid time off and more…
Candidates must have Infection Preventionist experience in an acute care hospital. Registered Nurse and CIC highly preferred.
Professional specialized in infection control. Coordinates infection control matters with other disciplines. Develops, implements, coordinates and evaluates a comprehensive infection control program for the hospital. Assists employee health with exposures and illnesses. May also under employee health provide professional nursing services to employees accordingly.
Special Skills: Ability to analyze, research data as related to transmission of infection. Excellent organizational, communication and time management skills. Maintains a current knowledge of infection control trends/methodologies and Employee Health Practices as it applies.
Minimum Experience: 2-5 years nursing experience or 1-2 years in acute care hospital infection control. Preferred Experience: 5 years nursing experience in acute care, 1-2 years nursing experience in infection control, or epidemiology experience in an acute care hospital.
Required Certifications/Licensure: for RNs -Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Arizona. Required Course(s)/Training: EP II as given by APIC during first year of employment or equivalent certification Preferred Certifications/Registration: CIC (Certification in Infection Control) should be obtained within 2 years of hire. Member APIC.
Supervises: May supervise an Administrative Assistant.