RN for Infection Control

Location
Waterville ME
Salary
negotiable
Posted
Oct 09, 2020
Closes
Nov 09, 2020
Contract Type
Permanent

rotecting the safety and health of our patients/residents and employees is our utmost concern at Genesis. Join as an Infection Control Nurse -- RN to support that goal. In this role, you will serve as the nursing centers' prevention and control officer and function as a practitioner, resource, consultant, educator and facilitator. Your focus is infection prevention & control activities, outcome & process surveillance, outbreak management and employee health.

 

Position Highlights
Oversee the nursing centers' Infection Control and Prevention Program to minimize the risk of infection.
Manage the employee health program which includes the universal influenza program.
Facilitate infection control training for all newly hired employees and conduct annual competency training for nurses administering tuberculosis testing.
Review the immunization documentation/status for all new hires with the center to ensure compliance
Develop education programs in response infection control needs identified through Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement, rounding and center quality measures

 

Why Genesis?
We improve the lives we touch through the delivery of high-quality healthcare and everyday compassion!
We Care Deeply about YOU! Guided by our Core Values, Code of Conduct and Ethics program, we foster a culture of care and compassion. We focus on improving the quality of care through creativity and innovation, honesty and integrity in all we do.
We Develop YOU! We provide career ladders, education and training opportunities so you can build a long and successful career with Genesis.
We Appreciate YOU! We value your contributions to the Genesis mission and vision and instill an environment of teamwork and enjoyment in working together. We recognize and celebrate our shared successes.
We are Committed to YOU! We know you are the vital link between Genesis, our patients and residents! We inspire you to be your best self.