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Infection Prevention Specialist - Full-time - Pleasant Prairie, WI

United Hospital System
Pleasant Prairie, WI
  • Job Code
    J3J42F6QZ0SRXZ6HT6R
Title: Infection Prevention Specialist - Full-time - Pleasant Prairie, WI
JobID: J3J42F6QZ0SRXZ6HT6R

Description:


Coordinates the process of identifying and reducing risks of endemic and epidemic infections in patients and health care workers. Monitors compliance with infection control standards such as hand hygiene, barrier precautions and isolation precautions. Functions as a consultant to Employee Health Services.




  • Education: Bachelor Degree:  Nursing or Medical Technologist


  • Licenses/Certifications Required:  Licensure to be eligible to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Wisconsin and/or the State of Illinois based on job location assignment; or current registration as a Medical Technologist issued by the ASCP or equivalent.


  • Experience Required: 3 - 5 years acute care experience or microbiology experience


  • Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required:


    • Knowledge of acute care infection control policies and procedures


    • Certification in Infection Control is preferred


    • Experience with local, state, Joint Commission and CMS regulations


    • Ability to perform work independently


    • Ability to prioritize multiple activities


    • Computer skills




Job Type: Full-Time
Category: Health Care

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Pleasant Prairie, WI

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