Infection Control Practitioner
JOB SUMMARY: The following statements are intended to describe the major elements and requirements of the position and should not be taken as an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required of individuals assigned to this job.
Provides assistance, direction and education related to the implementation of the infection control program and associated activities, QI/PI initiatives, data generation and reporting to hospital leadership and regulatory agencies.
ADN/BSN degree preferred or other similar licensure/epidemiological experience
CIC certification required
3 – 5 years of clinical experience in an acute care hospital or public health setting; (infection control experience preferred)
AZ RN license, if applicable, and in good standing
Ability to read, write, and verbally communicate effectively and professionally in English
Intermediate computer skills using Microsoft Office Suite and various healthcare applications and programs
Ability to independently learn and utilize multiple programs in a manner to facilitate department processes.
" For physical demands of position, including vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment, see following description"
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising client care.