INFECTION PREVENTIONIST - INFECTION CONTROL - F/T - DAYS

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INFECTION PREVENTIONIST - INFECTION CONTROL - F/T - DAYS


Updated: Mar 19, 2021
Location: Orange
Job Type:
Department: Infection Control



UC Title: INFECTION PREVENTION CRD 4

Reports to: Infection Prevention Manager 2

Cost Center: Infection Control (428712)

FLSA: Exempt

Job Code: 006499

Shift: Not Applicable

Position Number: 40308872

Working Title: Infection Prevention Coord 4

Bargaining Unit: No Bargaining Unit

Date Created: 12/21/2019

Hours: 40

FTE: 1

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Manager of Epidemiology & Infection Prevention, the incumbent is responsible for program development and coordination with patient care delivery programs. Incumbent insures compliance with JCAHO, CMS, CalOSHA and Title 22 standards. Incumbent will collaborate on performance improvement goals. Incumbent oversees surveillance, assessment, control and prevention of infections in patients, employees and visitors. The emphasis of this position is on education and consultation regarding infection control practices, collection and presentation of information regarding epidemiological investigations, antibiotic utilization, and emergence of multiple resistant pathogens. This position will provide infection prevention consultation to inpatient and ambulatory locations.

Salary Range:

Minimum Midpoint Maximum

Annual Rate $81400 $133500 $185500

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the Health System
  • Two years experience in a healthcare or public health setting
  • Demonstrated strong writing, public speaking and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details
  • Work schedule flexibility
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft office applications
  • Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload
  • Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties
  • Current RN license or bachelor's degree in a healthcare related field


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's Degree
  • Certification in Infection Control
  • Knowledge of UC policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms


Physical, Mental, & Environmental Demands

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.


To apply, visit https://careersucirvine.ttcportals.com/jobs/6395806-infection-preventionist-infection-control-f-slash-t-days





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Posted: 3/5/2021
Application Due: 3/5/2033
Work Type: Full Time
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