1+ months

Infection Prevention Coordinator

HCA Healthcare
Austin, TX 78701

Description

SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Do you have the career opportunities as aInfection Prevention Coordinatoryou want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join St. Davids Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

At St. Davids Medical Center we want to ensure your needs are met. We offer a variety of comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans along with some unique benefits including:
  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
  • Paid Personal Leave
  • 401k (100% annual match 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Identity Theft Protection discounts
  • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

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 a dedicatedInfection Prevention Coordinatorlike you to be a part of our team.

As the Infection Prevention Coordinator, you will be working with the Director of Infection Prevention to coordinate surveillance and Infection Prevention. You will be working to reduce the risk of endemic and epidemic hospital-acquired infection in patients, visitors and health care workers.
  • You will conduct surveillance, epidemiological studies and investigations under the supervision of the Director of Infection Prevention
  • You will collect and interpret data related to Infection prevention and conduct data entry
  • You will use data to drive performance improvement activities to reduce infection risk
  • You will work to set priorities and make decisions regarding infection prevention practices
  • You will work alongside Infection Prevention staff and other departments to develop and/or update policies and procedures
  • You will participate on the Infection Prevention Committee and in various quality projects
  • You will coordinate and develop training and education programs for staff and other hospital professionals
  • You will regularly communicate with public, physicians, staff, patients, administration and ancillary/support department personnel
Located in central Austin, St. Davids Medical Center includes a 350-bed acute care hospital and a 64- bed rehabilitation hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. It is home to the internationally renowned Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute and St. Davids Neuroscience & Spine Institute. The hospital provides a complete range of womens services, including its acclaimed maternity unit, maternal-fetal medicine, a high-risk maternal and neonatal transport team, the regions largest and most sophisticated Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and The Breast Center; complex surgical services; a comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center; and a 24-hour emergency department.

HCA Healthcare has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated \$3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply for ourInfection Prevention Coordinatoropening. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!

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

Experience
  • 3 years of experience of hospital based clinical experience
  • Previous infection prevention and control experience preferred
Education
  • Associates Degree in health related field
  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing preferred
Licensees and Certifications
  • Certification in Infection Control (CIC) required within 2 years of hire
  • Certification by the Board of Infection Control (CBIC) preferred

Notice

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Posted: 2020-03-27 Expires: 2020-06-07

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