Inpatient Infection Prevention Manager
Company: Nurse Practitioner
Posted on: March 21, 2020
An exciting opportunity has just opened for a Hospital Infection
Control Nurse Manager. Apply today, and join this experienced team
in one of the San Francisco Bay Area’s most trusted medical centers
and health systems.
This 200-bed hospital on the edge of the San Francisco Bay Area has
earned its great reputation. With a consistent focus on superior
patient outcomes, Earth friendly operational goals, and dedicated
community support, it’s no wonder this medical center has won so
many awards. The Infection Control Nurse Manager will join a
facility that was recently named as one of Leapfrog’s top
hospitals, and recognized for its Stroke Care program.
Reporting to the Administrative Director of Quality and Risk
Management, the Infection Control Nurse Manager will oversee an
interdisciplinary team of RNs, MLTs, and CIC Infection Prevention
Coordinators to lead IP/IC processes throughout the hospital. This
means that the Hospital Infection Manager will wear many hats in
this inpatient acute care environment.
Working closely with this medical center’s inpatient laboratory,
with RN Nursing Unit Leaders, the Quality Improvement Team,
Physicians, and the Infection Prevention and Control Committee, the
IP Nurse Manager will play a crucial role in keeping the patients
and employees safe. This person will spearhead the development and
implementation of hospital-wide measures to prevent the prevent the
transmission of infectious diseases.
A large part of developing and defining these measures is an avid
attention to detail. The Inpatient Infection Prevention Manager
will collect and analyze hospital-level data and contribute to
national infection-control programs such as the National Healthcare
Safety Network (NHSN) and the Emerging Infections Program (EIP
HAIC) to ensure appropriate compliance reporting.
The San Francisco Bay Area is well known to have something for
everyone. The artistic type, the gourmand, the outdoors person, and
the home-body will all find something comforting. The Nurse Manager
of Infection Control will find contemporary street art, murals,
galleries, and public installations adorning the streets just about
everywhere they look. Hundreds of acres of coastline, nature
trails, and parkland surround one of California’s most beautiful
cities. With Silicon Valley and San Jose a short distance to the
south, Stanford, UC Berkeley, and some of California’s best primary
schools, the Bay Area is a great place to raise a family or
continue your education. Connected by Bay Area Rapid Transit and
one of the nation’s best networks of buses and light-rails, you’ll
find that it’s easy to get where ever you’re going.
You will play an important role in the 24/7 operation of this
extremely busy imaging department. Through your flexibility, and
the flexibility you inspire from your staff, you will directly
support the growth and prosperity of this hospital. The Nurse
Manager Infection Control, in turn, will be supported by receiving
competitive compensation and a generous package of benefits.
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