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Infection Preventionist RN

Company: ProMedica Senior Care
Location: Sherwood
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Description

ProMedica Senior Care provides a range of services, including skilled nursing care, assisted living, post-acute medical and rehabilitation care, hospice care, home health care and rehabilitation therapy.

The Infection Preventionist RN acts as center's resource for quality systems, clinical practice guidelines, specialty programs, regulations and enforcement, and clinical safe business practices. This role functions within the scope of the state's Nurse Practice Act for R.N. licensure. A registered licensed nurse designated to act as the coordinator of an infection prevention and control program to oversee the general application of the infection control guidelines.

Infection Prevention Responsibilities

  • Reviews, analyzes data, and reports infection control trends through the use of an electronic surveillance system
  • Assists in identification of infection control issues and conducts both process and outcome monitoring
  • Coordinates and monitors monthly departmental infection control rounds processes
  • Coordinates outbreak investigations with the director of nursing and medical director
  • Provides monthly, quarterly and annual reports for the Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement Committee
  • Assists in the review of infection prevention and control policies, program and procedures
    In return for your expertise, you'll enjoy excellent training, industry-leading benefits and unlimited opportunities to learn and grow. Be a part of the team leading the nation in healthcare.

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    Location

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    Educational Requirements

    Licensed as an RN as required by state law; BSN preferred

    Position Requirements

    One year of teaching experience; Demonstrated ability and presentation experience in training of adults and group dynamics; One year of long-term care teaching experience and working knowledge of clinical nursing practices and job functions of nursing home employees, preferred.

    Job Specific Details:

    Salary range of $72,000-$75,000 depending on experience

Keywords: ProMedica Senior Care, Portland , Infection Preventionist RN, Other , Sherwood, Oregon

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