16 days old

Infection Prevention Coordinator

HCA Healthcare
Kissimmee, FL 34741

Description

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of our team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!


At HCA, you have options. You can choose from a variety of benefits to create a customizable plan. You have the ability to enroll in several medical coverage plans including vision and dental. You can even select additional al la carte benefits to meet all your needs. Enroll in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401k, flex spending accounts for medial and childcare needs, and participate in our tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment programs.

Osceola Regional Medical Center is a Joint Commission accredited 404-bed hospital that builds on a proud tradition of healthcare excellence in Osceola County, Florida. The hospital features all private patient rooms. Osceola Regional Medical Center is proudly recognized for our Certified Stroke Center and Certified Chest Pain Center. We are the only hospital in Osceola County that provides Level II Neonatal Services and an Open Heart Program. We are centrally located in Heart of Kissimmee only minutes from Orlando, St. Cloud, Celebration and Poinciana. With over \$125 million in expansions, Osceola Regional Medical

Center is designed to blend comprehensive state-of-the-art medical technology with the highest level of comfort and convenience possible for both our patients and our people.

We are committed to continually enhancing the standard of healthcare by providing services that include: Emergency Care, Trauma Care, Pediatric ER, Heart & Vascular Institute, Comprehensive Stroke Center, The Baby Suites maternity care, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Level II, Womens Services, Behavioral Health, Orthopedics & Spine and a Graduate Medical Education Program. We also expand our care to the community with our freestanding Emergency Department at Hunters Creek ER. We believe excellent people make excellence happen. If this sounds like the type of meaningful work youd like to be a part of, we hope youll consider our careers at Osceola Regional Medical Center.


POSITION SUMMARY:

Position is approximately 40 hours/week.


The Infection Prevention Coordinator is responsible for the implementation and ongoing monitoring of the infection prevention and control programs for healthcare system/facility. Implementation is accomplished through performing surveillance, consultation and education regarding prevention and control activities under the direction of the infection prevention director or manager and the physician epidemiologist. The Infection Prevention coordinator serves as an internal consultant in regards to data collection, analysis, reporting and team facilitation in relation to improving patient outcomes related to health care associated infections and infectious diseases. The Infection Prevention Coordinator is responsible for coordination, facilitation and leadership of infection prevention and control activities related to patient and health care worker safety and quality/performance improvement initiatives.


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:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred
    • Florida RN license required (or appropriate compact license).
    • 1 year infection control and 3 years clinical nursing experience required.
    • Certification in Infection Prevention and Control preferred, or certify when eligible.
  • Will also consider medical technology, clinical laboratory science, or Master's degree in Public Health or Epidemiology.
    • Must have appropriate licensure for profession.
    • Must have a minimum of 2 years acute care hospital and Infection Control experience required.
    • Certification in Infection Prevention and Control preferred, or certify when eligible.

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Posted: 2020-05-15 Expires: 2020-06-26

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