Director of Infection Prevention, Registered Nurse (RN)
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POST DATE 8/23/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONJob Code: 00038-6736
Redmond Regional Medical Center is a 230 bed facility, serving as a referral source for all of northwest Georgia and parts of Alabama. Including its healthcare partners, Redmond has over 245 physicians with more than 30 specialties and a support staff of approximately 1,100 associates.
Making excellent medical care convenient and available is Redmond s first priority. With outstanding medical care and attention available 24/7, the hospital offers a variety of inpatient and outpatient programs, many of which are unique to the northwest Georgia region. Redmond offers a full service cardiology product line and is nationally recognized as a top cardiac care center. Other areas of excellence include emergency care, orthopedics, vascular care, oncology, an inpatient rehabilitation unit and more.
The Direcor of Infection Prevention is responsible for the successful operation of the Infection Prevention Department by assessing the needs of the department, developing long and short term plans, implementing plans, policies and procedures, evaluating the plans, and performance improvement Issues. Provides leadership and guidelines to associates and upholds the organizational values and missions. Is a role model In exemplifying excellent service behavior to patients, clients, visitors, physicians, co-workers, vendors; shows courtesy, personalized attention, respect, compassion and timely responsiveness to all customers and demonstrates WE CARE Values at all times.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred
Experience: Two vears of nursing experience In hospital setting with management experience preferred
Licensure & Certification: Current Georgia RN License, BLS preferred
Other: Registered Nurse or job experience in epidemiology with knowledge of epidemiological principles and infectious disease, sterilization, and sanitation and disinfection practices. Knowledge of patient education principles, patient care practices, and CPR certification.
Last Edited: 08/22/2016