An exciting position has recently opened for a Manager of the Infection Control Program at this prominent Los Angeles Area Medical Center. Join this non-profit health system, and lead an outstanding team of Infection Prevention experts.
This well regarded hospital has served the community for over 5 generations and offers a full suite of services. The Infection Control Program Manager will join a hospital that has won awards and earned recognition for outstanding performance, superior patient outcomes, and progressive Nursing Governance. Join this beautiful 300+ bed non-profit hospital in sunny Southern California, and serve as a prominent leader in patient care.
The Program Manager of Infection Control will work under the general direction of the Nurse Director of Quality, Risk, and Accreditation. Working with inpatient and outpatient leaders, the Infection Control Manager will lead an outstanding team of Infection Prevenionists, Epidemiologists, and Infection Control Specialists who work throughout the individual hospital patient-care units and the community. This team is made up of Registered Nurses, Public Health Experts, and CLS / MLT Laboratory specialists.
Serving as a subject matter expert on Infection Prevention, Epidemiology, and Program Administration, the Manager of Infection Control will take a large role within the organization. This incoming leader will coordinate infection surveillance, education, and control measures to assure that the transmission risks and complications are minimized to Hospital clients, personnel, and visitors.
The ideal candidate will have strong communication skills, as well as the ability to gain buy-in and support from a wide array of hospital leaders. The Program Manager should have strong experience educating, consulting, and coordinating improvements initiatives in an Acute Care Environment.
Southern California is famed for its sunny weather and dramatic Pacific coastline, home to Hollywood studios, the Getty Center, Griffith Park. The Infection Program Manager will join a hospital that is located close to downtown Los Angeles, so great dining, shopping, and sporting events are all close at hand. On your day off, you can enjoy the sunny, warm Pacific Beaches or a hike in one of the many wilderness areas.
The Manager of Infection Prevention and Control offers a competitive salary and great work life balance. Be part of a collaborative environment as an integral part of the team!