RN Infection Preventionist Full Time Days Memphis

    Tenet Healthcare Corporation
    Memphis, TN 37501
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $23.36 - $30.86

    Job Description

    Summary

    Investigates and monitors known or potential sources of suspected infections in order to determine source and ensure control.
    Knows standard methods and criteria for identifying nosocomial infections.

    Responsibilities
    • 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.
    Qualifications:
    Education

    Required: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or related health science.
    Preferred: Academic degree in nursing (Bachelors or Masters degree) or related health science.

    Experience

    Required: 3 - 5 years clinical experience in acute care facility

    Certifications

    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.

    Job: Nursing

    Primary Location: Memphis, Tennessee

    Facility: Saint Francis Hospital - Memphis

    Job Type: Full-time

    Shift Type: Days
    Posting ID: 555272809Posted: 2020-06-17