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PD Infection Preventionist- Infection Control - Variable at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 11081

Updated: June 8, 2018
Job Family: Professional

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title:                                     Unclassified

Position Number:                      10007406

Reports to:                                 Sr. Dir, Quality,Pt Safety&EIP

Working Title:                            PD Infection Preventionist

Cost Center:                              Infection Control (8712)

Bargaining Unit:                        None

FLSA:                                          Exempt

Job Code:                                   9995

Date Created:                             05/10/2018

Shift:                                           Variable Shift

Hours:                                         As Needed

 

Position Summary: 

Incumbent is responsible for aiding the department with overflow and will assist with program development and coordination of patient care delivery programs. Incumbent will insure compliance with JCAHO, CMS, CalOSHA and Title 22 standards. Incumbent will assist in the surveillance, assessment, control and prevention of infections in patients, employees and visitors. The emphasis of this position is on assisting with education and consultation regarding infection control practices, collection and presentation of information regarding epidemiological investigations, antibiotic utilization, and emergence of multiple resistant pathogens. This position will assist with providing infection prevention consultation to inpatient and ambulatory locations.

 

 

Required Qualifications:

Basic knowledge of Microsoft office applications

Current RN license or bachelor's degree in a healthcare related field

Demonstrated strong writing, public speaking and interpersonal communication skills

Strong organizational skills and attention to details

Two years experience in a healthcare or public health setting

Work schedule flexibility

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Certification in Infection Control

Knowledge of UC policies and procedures

Master's Degree

 

Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

 

 

 
 
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