Infection Prevention Specialist

An exciting opportunity is now available for an Infection Prevention Specialist at a widely respected Medical Center in the Bay Area

The Infection Prevention Specialist will join a prestigious Medical Center that has been serving the South Bay Area for over 70 years. This hospital has been recognized on a national level for their top tier employee and patient satisfaction scores and provides a full range of inpatient, outpatient, emergency and diagnostic services to the surrounding communities.

Reporting to the Director of Quality, the Infection Prevention Specialist will support infection control surveillance and coordinate reporting to appropriate county, state, and federal agencies. The ideal candidate has acute care infection prevention experience and is CIC-certified.

The Infection Prevention Specialist will collaborate with teams throughout the hospital, and individuals to help create infection prevention strategies, provide feedback, and sustain infection prevention plans. This position will perform surveillance and data collection/analysis of the organization's infection-prevention program. 

The Infection Prevention Specialist will provide their findings then help educate, direct, and coordinate current infection prevention practices to providers, clinic, and hospital Staff. This person will assist with the development of policies and procedures to ensure rigorous Infection Prevention standards that meet DNV, OSHA, Public Health Department and CDC Standards.

Located in the Bay Area, this hospital is close to some of the best living in the country and features something for everyone. From outdoor entertainment and recreation, to a bustling Downtown shopping district, this area entices visitors to enjoy all it has to offer. The Infection Prevention Specialist can spend their free time exploring the the area by playing in over 1,000 acres of park and wildlife areas, dining at local eateries or watching live performances at one of the local music venues

This Medical Center will move quickly to interview a qualified Infection Prevention Specialist and will offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package.