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Clinical Infection Control Nurse Coordinator

HCA Healthcare
Nashville, TN 37201

Description

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

TriStar Skyline Medical Center

Clinical Infection Prevention Nurse Coordinator

Full-time

 

Are you looking for a company that places integrity over their bottom line? Here at HCA, our everyday decisions are founded on compassion. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to serving others in need.

 

TriStar Skyline Medical Center is Tennessee's first comprehensive stroke center and a national leader in neuroscience. The facility is equipped with 233 beds and offers a full array of acute care services, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedics/spine, rehabilitation and emergency services. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, TriStar Skyline is a leading provider of emergency heart care. There are more than 400 physicians on staff, many of whom have offices located right next door in the TriStar Skyline Medical Plaza.


We are seeking a Clinical Nurse Infection Control Coordinator  for our hospital to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!

 

Benefits we offer:

  • We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities.
  • We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us.
  • Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment.
  • We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.


Position Responsibilities:

  • This position, under the direction of the infection prevention committee, is responsible for the effective direction, management and operation of infection prevention and control including education of hospital personnel and consultation with the organization, CDC, county and state health departments. 
  • The responsibilities encompass compliance with Joint Commission standards, CMS, OSHA, and state regulations, outbreak investigations, and overall direction of the infection prevention and control program.  Responsibilities include:
  1. Conducts ongoing review of policies, procedures, and guidelines to identify infection prevention discrepancies and implements revisions as necessary.
  2. Provides information to hospital committees and department managers to formulate changes in the policies, procedures and/or other processes which could reduce the spread of infection.
  3. Interacts with physicians, nurses, department managers, supervisors and employee/occupational health and other professional/non-professional staff members to provide resource information, resolve infection prevention problems, and identify new opportunities to improve service and reduce cost.
  4. Develops effectual policies and procedures for the department and hospital that ensures compliance with Joint Commission, OSHA, CDC, CMS and other county, state and federal regulatory agencies.
  5. Directs and assists in preparing reports and statistical data for the infection prevention committee, medical staff committees, medical executive committee and the facilities administration and other committees as needed.
  6. Develops and coordinates the infection prevention and control program throughout the facility (Main and Madison Campuses).  Implements the program by formulating, establishing and evaluating policies and procedures relating to patient care infection control measures throughout the facility.  Performs an annual assessment and develops action plans from the prior year activities.
  7. Makes recommendations regarding construction, renovation, environmental rounds and assures compliance with national and/or professional standards.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Qualifications

Qualifications   

 

Education and Licensing

  • Associate Degree (RN) w certification in Infection Control within 2 years of hire or after current position as IP for 2 years
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Current TN RN licensure

Experience

  • 1-3 years experience in a clinical setting 

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Posted: 2019-12-03 Expires: 2020-01-02

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