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Manager-Infection Prevention & Control

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This position is responsible for the planning, development and implementation of operational policies and procedures for a specific department within nursing services. Collaborate in intra- and inter-departmental planning, problem solving, and decision making within the scope of their responsibility. This position requires the application of advanced, broad-based knowledge of nursing practice and theory as well as advanced knowledge of techniques of supervision, management, and leadership.
  • Interprets and directs the implementation of nursing philosophy and objectives, departmental policies and procedures, and applies recognized standards of nursing care and practice.
  • Plans, selects, and devises nursing operations, work methods, procedures, work flow and standards for quality and quantity of work, including staffing standards.
  • Assigns, directs and reviews the work of subordinate supervisors/other nursing personnel. Prepares formal answers to, and recommends the adjustment of, grievances and disciplinary matters.
  • Determines personnel, material, equipment, and facilities needed to accomplish program goals.
  • Prepares budget for assigned area or program and is responsible for adherence to approved budget.
  • Coordinates nursing activities with those of other services or disciplines.
  • Monitors and evaluates operations for compliance with licensure, accreditation and regulatory standards.
  • Establishes, implements, and evaluates quality of care for assigned area or program.
  • Assesses plans, directs, and evaluates educational and clinical professional development programs for assigned area or program.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

The information above is for summary purposes, and is not intended to be a comprehensive list of essential functions.

 

MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Nursing and/ or Epidemiology
  • Minimum 4 years experience in and acute care hospital
  • Completion of surveillance course
  • Knowledge of infection prevention principles and practices.
  • Registered Nurse
  • Certification in Infection Control (CIC)
  • Master’s degree in Nursing, Public Health, Epidemiology, Environmental Health, Microbiology or other health related field
  • two years hospital infection control nurse experience
  • supervisory experience
 

Organization: Saint Joseph Hospital, Denver, CO
Primary Location: CO-Denver/Boulder/Surrounding Areas-Denver
Department: SJD-Quality & Safety
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Shift
Job Posting: 9/7/2017 11:00:37 PM
FTE: 1.0
Job Number: 17007078
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