Registered Nurse(RN), Infection Preventionist Day Shift - Quality & Safety

Fort Washington, MD
Jun 23, 2020
Oct 05, 2020
Full Time
Fort Washington Medical Center seeks to hire an Infection Preventionist who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing

The Infection Preventionist works with general supervision to design and implement the hospital wide infection prevention program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: policy/procedure development, management of critical data, epidemiological analysis, internal/external reporting of data, facilitation of the Infection Prevention Committee (as indicated), product evaluation, team member education, monitoring for environmental and practice compliance. Provides infection prevention oversight to the Rehabilitation service line: including two separately licensed hospitals with dual TJC and CARF accreditation in the amputation, brain injury, spinal cord injury, and stroke specialty programs; and, five outpatient TJC accredited locations.

• Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, Microbiology, or Medical Technology, Master's degree preferred.
• Active nursing license in the State of Maryland
• Previous experience in infection control and knowledge of OSHA, TJC, CDC, and other applicable local, state, and federal regulations and guidelines related to infection control
• More than 5 years of direct infection control experience preferred
• Certification in Infection Control (CIC)

At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:
• Work life balance through non rotating shifts
• Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
• Free Employee parking
• Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B
retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)
• 100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities
• 100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay

As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.

If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.

Join the Adventist HealthCare team today!

Work Schedule:

Full Time Day Shift - 8 am - 5 pm

Tobacco Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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