An accredited acute care hospital located in central New York state is currently searching for an experienced Manager of Infection Prevention to join their award-winning healthcare system.
For over a century, this acute care medical center has provided world-class quality care to the surrounding communities. The Manager of Infection Prevention will join a system that provides a wide variety of medical and surgical services including acute and inpatient care, oncology, imaging and radiology services, emergency and critical care, behavioral health, perioperative services, laboratory services, maternity and postpartum care, as well as outpatient services.
Reporting to the Vice President of Nursing, the Manager of Infection Prevention will lead the planning, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of the infection prevention service line. The Manager of Infection Prevention will monitor the acute care hospital, long-term home healthcare programs, and on-site residential nursing facilities. The Manager will also serve as a clinical resource within all departments as it relates to infection control activities, and will also promote compliance with system regulations and accreditation requirements.
The Manager of Infection Prevention is preferred to have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited program of nursing along with experience in microbiology, epidemiology, and statistics. A minimum of 5 years acute care hospital experience is required. The Manager is also expected to promote a high level of leadership within the system.
This acute care hospital is located in central New York, an area that offers residents a dense suburban feel. The region is known to have many restaurants, bars, and parks for anyone to enjoy!
This respectable healthcare facility is prepared to offer a competitive salary including a suitable benefit package and relocation assistance.