Infection Preventionist

Full Time
Maefair Health Care Center - Trumbull, CT
Posted 4 weeks ago

The primary purpose of your job position is to plan, organize, develop, coordinate, and direct our Infection Control Program and its activities in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern such programs, and as may be directed by the Administrator and the Infection Control Committee to ensure that an effective Infection Control Program is maintained at all times.

Educational Requirements:

Must possess, as a minimum, a Nursing Degree from an accredited school of nursing, college or university.  Must be CPR certified.

Experience:

Must possess training or current experience in wound care.

Certification in infection control  and/or wound care preferred, but not necessary.  Two years of Infection Control/Wound Care experience preferred.

Must have as a minimum, two (2) years clinical experience in a long-term care facility.

Must have training in rehabilitative and restorative nursing practices.

Must possess a working knowledge of epidemiology, microbiology, infectious diseases, and aseptic techniques to include Standard Precautions.

 

Please contact Rita Lynch at 203.459.5152 for more information.

Job Features

Job CategoryInfection Control
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