Infection Control Manager
Women & Infants - Risk Management Job ID: 08611-x1545-001
The Infection Control Manager leads and manages the overall infection control program for Women & Infants Hospital. The incumbent maintains all infection control activities in conjunction with the Chief Medical Officer, Occupational Health, Quality Management, Risk Management, and other internal and external departments. The incumbent communicates with personnel in all departments and external agencies regarding infection controls protocols. The incumbent reviews and revises all Infection Control policies and procedures and develops effective educational programs for Infection Control. The incumbent conducts special studies to survey and monitor specific infection risks. Performs other job related duties as required or requested.
A Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing or Medical Technology with appropriate state licensure and/or certification. Masters degree preferred. Must maintain Certification in Infection Control (CIC). Seven years experience in Infection Control/Epidemiology. Excellent communication and teaching skills necessary.