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Infection Control Nurses are nurses who are first notified of infections or diseases in a particular area, be it on hospital grounds or as an external threat to their communities. Responsibilities incorporated into example resumes of Infection Control Nurses include reporting and communicating findings to the Operations Manager, and establishing priorities for interventions according to the risks to the patient, staff and hospital. Registered Nurses who can show two to three years of experience in the field can become Infection Control Nurses by obtaining certification in infection control.

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Director Staff Development/infection Control Nurse Manager South Lyon Senior Care and Rehabilitation

Provide comprehensive orientation for all new employees

  • Develop, maintain and update infection control records
  • Provide infection control consultation and ongoing education to staff
  • Implement training in Person Centered Care to all staff
  • Responsible for managing and reporting infection control statistics and action plans for Quality Assurance meetings
  • Complete all nursing annual competencies and continuous education according to company policy
  • Monitor and ensure current licensure and certification for nursing personnel
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AS
Nursing
22

Director of Staff Development / Infection Control Nurse

Plans, implement, direct and evaluate the facility's educational programs for all employees and quality assurance and improvement of the facility.

  • Coordinates theoretical and clinical orientation to all employees.
  • Provides all documents supporting orientation to the facility's policies and procedures for maintenance in individual employee folders.
  • Coordinates and conducts an effective on going in-service plan to all employees.
  • Provides and coordinates mandatory annual in-services to all facility employees in accordance with State and Federal regulations and Company policy.
  • Makes yearly calendar & provides schedule to administrator & all department heads.
  • Assist the administrator and the DON in insuring that all nursing procedures and policies are reinforced.
  • Identify, prevent, and control outbreaks of infection in health care settings and the community; however, the activities, knowledge and skills required are exceptionally advanced and complex.
  • Collect, analyze and interpret infection-control data.
  • Notify local, state and federal authorities about reportable diseases as required.
  • Educate individuals and groups about the risk, prevention, transmission, and control of infection, disease-specific care, appropriate precautions, and appropriate assessments.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Science And Nursing
23

Staff Development/infection Control Nurse

  • Provide training and continuing education instruction to 145 staff members.
  • Educate patient and family about prevention and spread of infection.
  • Ensure facility's compliance with CDC and State infection control guidelines.
  • Manage employee health care services.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Health Care Administration
AA
Liberal Arts & Journalism
AS
Applied Science
24

Infection Control Nurse

Establish and maintain the site Infection Control Program

  • Assist with patient care, utilization management and other job responsibilities as assigned by Director of Nursing
  • Maintain a knowledge base of current infection prevention and control information through peer networking, published literature, professional meetings and other avenues as available
  • Apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations
  • Work well under stress on a regular or continuous basis
  • Assist in the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning implementation and evaluation
  • Ensure security of medical supplies that potentially could be used as weapons
  • Treat injuries and provide emergency nursing care and intervention within the scope of nursing practice and licensure
  • Obtain and maintain security clearance
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Practical Nursing
25

Infection Control Nurse, RN

  • Initiating and providing comprehensive nursing care in a correctional setting while observing and maintaining the requirements of operational security.
  • Planning, implementing, and evaluating infection prevention and control activities.
  • Educating individuals about the risk, prevention, transmission, and control of infection.
  • Performing a complete physical assessment and medical history as required on each detainee entering the correctional system.
  • Treating detainees with medical problems within professional capabilities.
  • Ensuring the implementation of physician's orders.
  • Ensuring that prescribed medications are administered as ordered using the formulary.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
BA
Psychology And Social Sciences
BS
Nursing
26

Staff Development Coordinator/infection Control Nurse

Facility general orientation for all new employees

  • Provide and maintain documentation on all immunizations
  • Provide clinical education to all staff
  • Provide clinical supervision to nursing staff.
  • Record and report C.N.A. education hours to state.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Nursing
27

Staff Development/infection Control Nurse

Interviewed and hired CENA's

  • Responsible for facility compliance with State CENA In-service hours and evaluations
  • Responsible for facility training for all department
  • Responsible for facility Infection Control Program
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Nursing /sinai Hospital
28

Infection Control Nurse, Quality Department

Assist with the development and maintenance of the Infection Control Program.

  • Responsibilities include surveillance of patient care areas, microbiology laboratory data and surgeon's self-reports to identify healthcare-associated infections (HAIs) according to NHSN criteria, submitting reportable disease data to the State of New Hampshire, collaboration with clinical resource nurse and staff nurses regarding placement issues for patients on isolation precautions, providing continuing education to staff for strategies to reduce the risk of infection, serving as an infection control consultant/resource both internally and externally and conducting infection control rounds for regulatory readiness, construction projects or as needed.
  • Chair of an ongoing process improvement team to reduce the incidence of preventable catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs) by decreasing unnecessary and inappropriate use of indwelling urinary catheters
  • Educate new hires at Clinical Orientation and Corporate Orientation on a bi-monthly basis.
  • Creation and maintenance of the Infection Control Department web page on the hospital's intranet.
  • Review and update hospital order sets, policies and procedures as needed.
  • Member of the Infection Control Committee, Patient Care Standards Council, and Emergency Management Team.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BA
Neuroscience
BS
Nursing
MS
Nursing
29

Infection Control Nurse

  • Responsible for all infection control issues in hospital, outpatient areas & physician offices
  • Monitor hospital construction activities & perform risk assessments
  • Stay up to date on current state & national recommendations; Continually stay prepared for Joint Commission & CMS visits
  • Update policies & procedures
  • Stay current on evidence based research & conduct research
  • Educate all staff & physicians through general orientation, nursing orientation & ongoing education
  • Perform audits on hand hygiene, PPE adherence, appropriate isolation, etc.
  • Conduct surveillance on patient population to assess isolation status
  • Conduct surveillance to identify hospital associated infections vs. community associated.
  • Present infection control information to local media & community events
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
BSN
Nursing
30

Infection Control Nurse

Computer Program Support for Physicians - Electronic chart (Meditech system)

  • Computer software trainer for healthcare program software
  • ICU staff nurse
  • Recovery Room nurse
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
BSN
Nursing

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