Infection Prevention Practitioner

An exciting opportunity is now available for a detail-oriented Infection Preventionist in Arizona with a reliable healthcare facility. 

This healthcare facility is searching for an Infection Preventionist to educate the healthcare facility staff and guide the community on health issues to keep the community safe.  The Infection Preventionist will shape and interpret the standards required to ensure safe and quality outcomes. The data-driven Infection Preventionist will be responsible for the collection, analysis, and dissemination of data regarding organizational infection patterns and trends. With these data trends, the Infection Preventionist will develop an action plan to reverse these negative trends. Seasonal outbreaks, procedural antiseptic techniques, isolation usage techniques, personal protective equipment usage, hand hygiene, and more will all be monitored by the analytical Infection Preventionist. Reporting communicable diseases to the State and county will be a part of the Infection Preventionists job responsibilities. The Infection Preventionist will educate staff and community members on effective infection prevention and isolation techniques based on the results of their data. While educating and researching, the Infection Preventionist will foster positive working relationships with providers, nurses, and ancillary staff members. This data will be used by the Infection Preventionist to create policies and procedures that prevent and reduce incidences of healthcare-acquired infections. 

This 80-bed non-profit healthcare facility serves a community of 90,000 residents. The Infection Preventionist will make a difference as the position is philanthropic by educating the community on how to be safe. The community is tight-knit and surrounded by towns with shopping centers, entertainment options, and is a quick trip to major cities. With a low cost of living, festivals, and outdoor recreation abundant everywhere, the Infection Preventionist will live a high quality of life. Located well above sea level, the medical center’s average temperature is much more timid than the rest of Arizona as well.

Educate the community and become a part of the team by applying today!

$90,000 - $100,000 
Job posted 14 days ago