Manages the planning, development, implementation, evaluation/continuous improvement of an infection prevention and control program across entire care continuum. Collaborates with and makes recommendations to facility leadership team to ensure compliance with regulatory agencies and assures facility-wide and departmental policies and procedures that comply with current Regulatory standards.
- Through strategic planning, expert leadership and consultation, identifies and implements infection control goals and objectives related to: surveillance, data analysis and reporting, infection prevention and control practices that eliminate potential infection hazards for members, physicians, staff and visitors, appropriate selection and usage of products and equipment related to cleaning, antisepsis, disinfection, and sterilization, facility design and construction.
- Develops and implements educational programs designed to reduce or prevent infection. Provides infection prevention and control programs/services that add value and integrated with departmental, facility and organizational business and clinical goals/objectives.
|Job Category||Hospital & Healthcare|