INFECTION PREVENTIONIST - Full-time, Day

Greenville Health System - Greer, SC

Full-time
This is a full-time position at Greer Memorial Hospital.

Bilingual (Spanish / English) candidates are encouraged to apply.

Requisition # 48931

Employment Type Full-time

Job Class
CLINICAL TECHNICAL
FLSA
Exempt
Job Summary
Performs activities related to infection surveillance, prevention, and control for patient and employee populations. Collaboration with other hospital personnel is vital to the job. Responsible for educating healthcare providers regarding infection prevention.

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities
This is a non-management job that will report to a supervisor, manager, director or executive.
Minimum Education
Associate's Degree- Health Related profession: Nursing, Respiratory, Lab or closely related

Minimum Experience
5 years- Infection Control

Required Certifications/Registrations/Licenses
JOB RELATED CERTIFICATION - COTR
Specific Acceptable Credentials (if applicable)
Specialty certification in Infection Control (Lawson Code COTR)

In lieu of the Above Minimum Requirements
N/A

Other Required Experience
Experience with PowerPoint and Excel software- Preferred

Experience with Infection Prevention and Control / Certification in Infection Control- Required

Position Posting Category
Clinical Professional/Technical