We are seeking an outstanding Infection Prevention and Control Nurse Manager to join a world-class team. If you are a Nurse Leader who has a reputation for clinical excellence and a caring spirit, we invite you to apply!
Since 1961, this 205 bed not for profit hospital has provided comprehensive health care to the East Bay area and surrounding communities. has been recognized by numerous rating and accrediting organizations for quality and safety, as well as for excellence in several specialties.
Working closely with this medical center’s inpatient laboratory, with RN Nursing Unit Leaders, the Quality Improvement Team, Physicians, and the Infection Prevention and Control Committee, the Infection Prevention and Control Nurse Manager will play a crucial role in keeping the patients and employees safe. This person will spearhead the development and implementation of hospital-wide measures to prevent the transmission of infectious diseases.
As the Infection Prevention and Control Nurse Manager, you will supervise the implementation and coordination of the hospital's infection prevention and control program and act as a consultant to the Employee Health Program. This individual coordinates surveillance of infections, oversees analysis of surveillance data, identifies specific issues related to infection prevention and control, plans interventions as needed and supervises other infection control staff.
Qualified Infection Prevention and Control Nurse Manager applicants will have 5 years of progressively responsible and directly related work experience in Infection Prevention and Control. Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Nursing, Public Health, Epidemiology, Microbiology, Clinical Laboratory Science, or closely related field. Master’s degree preferred. California Registered Nurse (RN) and Infection Control Certification (CIC) required.
The hospital is east of San Francisco. The region boasts awesome year-round weather, tons of fun community events, local fairgrounds, and beautiful outdoor recreational areas. The summers in this town aren’t too hot, and winters aren’t too cold; this town’s California climate is for the most part just right.
Infection Prevention and Control Nurse Manager receiving competitive compensation and a generous package of benefits.