Director of Infection Prevention

  • HCA
  • Jacksonville, FL, USA
  • Apr 19, 2018

Job Description

Job Code: 02525-13234


No Weekends

Memorial Hospital is a 418-bed acute care hospital in Jacksonville, FL, offering a full line of services. We feature an accredited Chest Pain Center, certified Stroke Center, dedicated Heart Center, a state-of-the-art Spine Clinic, and Memorial's maternity center, Special Beginnings.

We are searching for a new Director of Infection Prevention, responsible for the planning, development, coordination, implementation and evaluation of the hospital wide infection control program. The Infection Control Director collaborates with and acts as a consultant for the department managers and staff and advises, implements and evaluates measures necessary to prevent the spread of infections within the hospital and community. The Infection Control Director is responsible for ensuring compliance with state, federal and JCAHO standards relating to infection control.

Required Education: Bachelor's degree

Required Licensure/Certification: Certification in Infection Control

Required Experience: 3 years of healthcare experience and 1 year of supervisory experience required, 3 years of infection control experience preferred

Additional competencies and qualifications: Knowledge and experience in areas of patient care practices, microbiology, asepsis, disinfection/sterilization, adult education, infectious diseases, communication, program administration and epidemiology

Last Edited: 01/14/2018