INFECTION CONTROL COORDINATOR - Full-Time - Day in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista

Date Posted: 1/28/2018

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Job Description

Responsible for facilitating and coordinating the infection surveillance, prevention and control program, promoting safe, effective infection control practices and for assuring facility infection control compliance with regulating agencies. Additional duties may include assisting with patient safety and risk management activities, performing investigational reviews, collecting performance improvement data, and reviewing clinical trial studies.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills: Minimum 3 years of acute care/infection control experience and/or data collection and performance improvement/risk management experience. Must have experience with adult education, basic statistics and epidemiological principles.

Required Certification/Registration: Certification in Infection Control (CIC) or attends a basic infection control training course CA RN license, other relevant license, for non nurses or equivalent experience.

Required Education/Course(s)/Training: Bachelor's degree, nursing or biological sciences or equivalent experience

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
 
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