Infection Preventionist - Quality - Day
LocationCortlandt Manor, New York
Shift:Day (United States of America)
Setting Standards, Changing Lives
NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital is a shining example of top rated personalized care. It's where foremost medical minds make time to know patients - and each other. It's a leading institution, with a heart for the community. Now, you can become one of the people who Make It Possible.
Infection Preventionist – Quality – Day
As the Infection Preventionist, you will assist the Manager of Infection Prevention and Control with surveillance activities, monitoring of performance related to infection control standards, staff development and training.
This is a full time day (Monday-Friday) position at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital located at 1980 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor, upper Westchester County, NY.
Certified Infection Control
Registered Professional Nurse with current New York State license.
Minimum of 3 year’s clinical experience in the hospital setting with knowledge of new trends and techniques in healthcare.
Must be able to apply principles of epidemiology, control of infectious diseases and aseptic techniques as they relate to a hospital situation.
Knowledge in the area of statistics and bacteriology.
Knowledge of federal, state and local infection control and infection control-related laws, regulations and statutes.
Must have excellent verbal, written and presentation skills;
Basic knowledge of Performance Improvement tools, application and processes;
Entry-level experience with data analysis and interpretation.
Effectively utilize Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point.
Join a healthcare system where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture of respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.
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