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221550 Ambulatory Infection Pr

Penn Medicine
Radnor, PA 19087
The Penn Medicine Medical Group Quality Department is seeking a full-time Ambulatory Infection Preventionist to support our network of community-based practices. Excellent opportunity for an experienced RN or Microbiologist to establish and advance this newly created role!Position Highlights:¢\tEmployee-centric: we are the highest rated academic medical center in the region and were named #6 on Forbes magazine's annual \"Best Employers in America\" and #2 on Forbes magazine's first-ever \"America's Best Employers for Women\"!¢\tMarket leadership: Penn Medicines hospitals were ranked among the best hospitals in America for the 12th straight year!¢\tCommitted to patient-centered care: Our practices are in the 90th percentile of Press Ganeys œLikelihood to recommend scores¦and climbing!What you will do:¢\tConduct surveillance and environment of care activities for identification and prevention of infections and complications ¢\tContact tracing of staff and patients exposed to communicable diseases, including but not limited to COVID-19¢\tEducate staff in the identification and prevention of infections and all aspects of high-level disinfection and sterilization practices, as well as Instrument Processing¢\tDevelop/standardize staff competencies and compliance protocols¢\tCreate/maintain infection control policies

All candidates must possess reliable transportation and be willing to travel among various practice sites in the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey.\n\nPrior infection control experience is strongly preferred.\n\n•\tRN candidates:\no\tBSN from an accredited school of nursing \no\tLicense to practice professional nursing in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and willingness to obtain New Jersey RN licensure within 3 months of hire\no Minimum of two years of hospital or ambulatory clinic experience required\n•\tMicrobiologist candidates:\no\tB.S. along with appropriate certification\no Minimum of two years' experience required

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Posted: 2020-05-04 Expires: 2020-06-05

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221550 Ambulatory Infection Pr

Penn Medicine
Radnor, PA 19087

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