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Director of Infection Control – Registered Nurse – RN – DON – DNS – SNF – LTC in Miami, FL at Clinical Resources

Date Posted: 4/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Miami, FL
  • Job Type:
    Health Care
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/20/2018

Job Description

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Director of Infection Control – Registered Nurse – RN – DON – DNS – SNF – LTC

Category : Long Term Care - SNF

Location/City : FL - Miami

Job Type : Permanent



Director of Infection Control – Director of Clinical Services – Registered Nurse – RN – DON – DNS – Director of Nurses – Clinical Services Director – Skilled Nursing – SNF – Long Term Care – LTC



DIRECTOR OF INFECTION CONTROL - LTC OPPORTUNITY

Located near Miami, FL,  our client is seeking a Director of Infection Control for a well-known Skilled Nursing Facility. Infection Control program oversight will emphasize the prevention and management of infections. Program oversight involves establishing goals and priorities for the program; planning, and implementing strategies to achieve the goals; monitoring the implementation of the program (including the interdisciplinary team's infection control practices); and responding to errors, problems, or other identified issues


Hemant Singh at 404-343-7227 or click 'Apply Now' to submit your resume!

Director of Infection Control – Director of Clinical Services LTC Job Description:

  • Responsible for the effective direction, management, and operation of the infection prevention and control/epidemiology department, including education of staff, consultation with the Chief Medical and Clinical Officers, CDC, and the county and state health departments
  • Developing and implementing appropriate infection control policies and procedures, and training staff on them
  • Monitoring and documenting infections, including tracking and analyzing outbreaks of infection as well as implementing and documenting actions to resolve related problems
  • Defining and managing appropriate resident health initiatives, such as the immunization program (influenza, pneumonia, etc.); and Tuberculosis screening on admission 
  • Following the discovery of a new case and managing active cases consistent with state requirements
  • Compliance with AHCA, Joint Commission (JC) standards, CMS, OSHA, federal and state regulations, outbreak investigation, and overall direction of the infection prevention and control program
  • Ensures that departmental goals are compatible with, and enhance, the organization's mission, values, and strategic plan
  • Provides information to MJH committees and department managers to formulate changes in the policies, procedures and/or processes that could reduce the spread of infection

Director of Nursing – Director of Clinical Services LTC Background Profile:

  • Bachelors of Science in Nursing preferred
  • Master's in Public Health (MPH) preferred
  • Five years clinical experience in a healthcare setting, preferably at the Director level, or disease surveillance experience in a public health setting
  • Current RN license by the Florida State Board of Nursing
  • BLS certification required
  • Certification in Infection Control (CIC) is preferred
  • Association for Practitioners in Infection Control (APIC) training course 
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Director of Infection Control – Director of Clinical Services – Registered Nurse – RN – DON – DNS – Director of Nurses – Clinical Services Director – Skilled Nursing – SNF – Long Term Care – LTC




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