A reputable hospital in Northern California is seeking a passionate Infection Preventionist to join their well-respected team.
This respected hospital is now part of a large healthcare system which has multiple locations in Northern California. With a worldwide reputation, this not for profit hospital looks to continue providing the highest level of patient care to the surrounding community and patients from around the world.
The Infection Preventionist will serve as the expert. They will develop and implement programs to prevent & control infections throughout the hospital and clinics. They will do this by evaluating and managing infection risks for patients and staff. The Infection Control Nurse will report to the Director of Quality & Risk Management and work closely with a wide variety of hospital and clinical staff.
A firm understanding of CDC standards for infection criteria, best practices for documentation and investigation will help the Infection Preventionist be successful. Having a strong background in public health, epidemiology and nursing will also be a plus.
This amazing, vibrant community in the San Francisco Bay Area has something for everyone. With unlimited outdoor activity options from hiking, mountain biking and camping this is an ideal place to live for anyone who enjoys a healthy active lifestyle. With great schools and being close to San Francisco, Oakland and the North Bay’s rich wine country this is an ideal place for professionals and families.
Take advantage of this amazing career opportunity, as Infection Preventionist will be offered a highly competitive salary along with a full suite of benefits including paid time off and retirement planning.