experiencedRN Premium Placement Brighton, Boston, MA, USA
Job Description Monitors and investigates known or suspected sources of infections in order to determine the source and ensure control. Reviews sterilization and disinfection techniques and recommends changes as needed. Provides related education to staff. Prepares simple cultures as needed for environmental and individual studies. May require a bachelors degree and at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Familiar with a variety of the fields concepts, practices, and procedures. Qualifications •Bachelor of Science in healthcare field of study. RN or MT preferred- MS preferred a minimum of two (2) years experience in hospital infection control. •Certification Board for Infection Control and Epidemiology (CIC) required •Knowledgeable in fields related to infection control, microbiology, patient care practices, clinical infectious diseases, pathology, medical statistics or biostatics, epidemiology and adult education principles. •Experience in Information Technology as applied to Infection Control or Public Health, with a working knowledge of and ability to use online services for research, i.e., Sentri 7, Medimind, rL Solutions IMPRO, NHSN, etc. • Knowledge of performance improvement monitoring and development of performance improvement indicators. • Demonstrated excellent written, oral and presentation skills, including knowledge and experience in grant writing. • Demonstrated assertiveness, conflict resolution, negotiation and collaboration skills and customer focused interpersonal skills.
Oct 14, 2019