An exciting career opportunity has become available in northern Wisconsin for a Nurse Infection Preventionist. Join this community hospital and play a vital role in ensuring the safety of the community.
This medical center is a not-for-profit critical access hospital that consists of inpatient beds, a health clinic, and a long term care center. This hospital offers a wide range of services including but not limited to Cardiac Services, Emergency Services, General Surgery, Women’s Care, and Mental Health Care. This hospital works to provide the community comprehensive and compassionate healthcare.
The Nurse Infection Preventionist will report to the Director and collaborate with clinical and administrative leaders. The Nurse Infection Preventionist will work with Registered Nurses and other team members of the hospital to help develop policies and procedures to ensure the infection control standards are met. The Nurse Infection Preventionist will enjoy contributing to this department that works closely with all facets of the hospital.
The Nurse Infection Preventionist will help teams in the facility create infection prevention strategies, provide feedback, and sustain infection prevention plans. The Nurse Infection Preventionist is responsible for addressing prevention and control of infections throughout the facility. The Nurse Infection Preventionist will perform surveillance and data collection of the organization's infection control program. The Nurse Infection Preventionist will be knowledgeable in the fields of infection control, health education and counseling, and environmental health.
This community medical center is located in northern Wisconsin offering residents an array of outdoor activities. The Nurse Infection Preventionist can enjoy hiking, kayaking, and visiting the wildlife reserve. The Nurse Infection Preventionist can also enjoy dining at one of the local restaurants or visiting the local brewery. The Nurse Infection Preventionist will have many activities to discover in the close knit community.
With great responsibility and duty to this critical access hospital, the Nurse Infection Preventionist can expect to receive a generous compensation package consisting of a competitive salary and full suite of benefits.