In collaboration with the Director and the Hospital Epidemiologist, assist in planning and coordinating infection prevention and control activities throughout Children's Health in order to provide a safe environment for patients, healthcare workers and visitors. Serve as an expert and consultant on various infection prevention issues, according to all hospital and legislated standards. Facilitate and coordinate hospital and system wide teams for infection prevention initiatives.
JOB SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:
3 years infection prevention experience preferred
Four-year Bachelor's degree in a health care related field required
LICENSES and CERTIFICATIONS:
Certification in Infection Control within 2 years of hire and kept up to date during employment required
I get such great satisfaction knowing that I am able to bring in new tests to our smallest and most precious patients, providing quick and accurate results. Whether it is the medical staff, nursing, pharmacy or lab, we all work together.
Point of Care Coordinator