This Hospital is a 510-bed acute care hospital dedicated to providing high quality, compassionate care to the Mid-South community. As a comprehensive medical center, Yhis hospital in Memphis features a broad spectrum of tertiary and acute care, outpatient services and specialty areas including Women’s Services, Surgical Services, Bariatric Center of Excellence and Behavioral Health. Other acute care areas include Emergency Room, Critical Care, Med/ Surge and Telemetry.
Infection Preventionist FT Days Position Summary
Investigates and monitors known or potential sources of suspected infections to determine source and ensure control. Knows standard methods and criteria for identifying nosocomial infections.
Provides related education to staff. May prepare simple cultures as required for environmental and individual studies. Reviews sterilization and disinfection techniques and recommends changes as necessary.
Required: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or related health science.
Preferred: Academic degree in nursing (bachelor’s or master’s degree) or related health science.
Required: 3 - 5 years clinical experience in acute care facility; experienced Microbiologist needed
Required: Must be currently licensed, certified, or registered to practice profession as required by law, regulation in state of practice or policy. CPR. Must have National Certification in Infection Control (CIC) or obtain within 2 years of assuming the position.
Base Salary - USD $50,000 to $80,000
Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available -