The Infection Control Manager is
responsible for surveillance, prevention and control of
infection. Assists with policy and procedure development and
implementation while maintaining CDC, OSHA, AOA HFAP/TJC/CMS/local
regulatory and other regulatory agency standards or
directives. Acts as a primary education consultant to
hospital employees, physicians, patients, volunteers and visitors
in safe Infection Control/Prevention practices. Coordinates
all hospital infection control activities with the Infection
Control Committee, Medical Staff and hospital employees.
Responds to potential exposures by communicating with patients,
physicians, employees, volunteers and regulatory agencies.
Education and Work Experience
1. Graduate from an
accredited school with a Bachelor’s degree in nursing,
epidemiology, microbiology, public health or other life science
related field, preferred.
2. Current BLS (AHA)
certificate upon hire and maintain current.
3. Minimum of two (2)
years experience in acute care setting with at least one (1) year
in infection control or employee health, required.
4. APIC membership or
other Infection Prevention Organization and attendance required
5. Successful completion
of formal APIC courses in Infection Control desirable.
6. Certification in Infection
Control (CIC) preferred.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to
veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual
orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special
accommodation for the application process, please contact Human
Resources. EEO is the Law: https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf