Hospital Infection Preventionist

A respected non-profit hospital in a desirable coastal Southern California community is now hiring for a Hospital Infection Preventionist to join their growing Infection Control team.

Reporting to the Chief of Quality and Infection Prevention, the Hospital Infection Preventionist will work alongside 1 other full-time Infection Control Practitioner. The Hospital Infection Preventionist will suppress the risk of infection for hospital patients, staff, and visitors by implementing standards and strategic plans determined by the hospital’s Infection Control Committee.

The Hospital Infection Preventionist will facilitate data collection and surveillance to prevent the spread of infection. In addition to preventing and monitoring injury and exposure risks, the Hospital Infection Preventionist will ensure that infection control policies and procedures are a visible and important part of staff culture.

The Hospital Infection Preventionist will make an important impact at this well-respected medical center by minimizing healthcare-associated Infections, maximizing patient and employee safety, and adhering to all regulatory and accreditation standards related to Infection Control. The ideal candidate for this exciting new position has demonstrated experience with Infection Control and achieving positive outcomes.

Opportunity for professional growth abounds, since this highly regarded medical center is part of a successful non-profit healthcare network. The hospital offers the Infection Preventionist a competitive salary as well as a full suite of benefits, including comprehensive health care, relocation assistance, and retirement plan matching.

This hospital is located in a highly desirable area of Southern California with great schools and a lively downtown area. The hospital is prepared to offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including full medical/dental/vision, retirement plan, and relocation assistance.