Stoughton Health has an excellent opportunity for an Infection Preventionist. The Infection Preventionist is a qualified registered nurse or Medical Lab Technologist who, under the authority of an Infection Prevention Committee, ensures an effective hospital-wide program of infection prevention and control. The position ensures written and updated policies and procedures within the patient care and support departments in conjunction with the managers and ensures hospital compliance with the standards set forth by the county, state and federal governments and Joint Commission.
Requirements: Associates degree in Nursing or Graduate of a Medical Lab Technologist program. Requires three years experience as a Staff Nurse or Medical Lab Technologist and licensure as RN or certified as Medical Lab Technologist. Must have BLS certification. Prefer knowledge in Epidemiologic principles, Microbiology, Patient care practice, public health, infectious diseases, Employee health, adult learning principles, performance improvement, and National Healthcare Safety Network.
* Full-time, Monday thru Friday, Day shift, 80 hours bi-weekly.
Stoughton Health offers a competitive pay rate and benefit package. If you would like to join our health care team, apply online. Equal Opportunity Employer.