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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/prevention 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: 2020-06-01 Expires: 2020-07-30

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221550 Ambulatory Infection Pr

Penn Medicine
Radnor, PA 19087

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