Infection Preventionist in Largo, Florida, United States
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Largo Medical Center

Infection Preventionist

Largo, FL, United States
Full-time • No Weekends
Supervisors Team Leaders and Coordinators   Job ID: 00144-17214
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SHIFT: No Weekends
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Infection Control Department.   Submit your application today!

You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of our Infection Control team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!

 

At HCA Healthcare, you have options. You can choose from a variety of benefits to create a customizable plan. You have the ability to enroll in several medical coverage plans including vision and dental. You can even select additional al la carte benefits to meet all your needs. Enroll in our 401k, flex spending accounts for medical and childcare needs, and participate in our tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment available for select roles and facilities. 

Experience a higher degree of patient care at Largo Medical Center, part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system. Our 455-bed acute care hospital is located on two campuses—in mid-Pinellas County on the West Coast of Florida, providing medical care for the residents of Largo, and the nearby cities of Clearwater, Seminole, St. Petersburg and the Gulf Beach communities. We are the only area hospital with all private patient rooms.

 

Job Description:

The Infection Preventionist promotes and delivers high quality, patient-centered care by assisting with the administration of Infection Prevention policies, procedures and programs. As a member of the Infection Prevention program and team, the Infection Preventionist identifies, investigates, reports, and monitors the incidence of nosocomial infections among patients and personnel, and implements policies and procedures to prevent cross-contamination. The Infection Preventionist is also responsible for assisting with in-service programs related to infection prevention and infection control, and with the clinical aspects of the Employee Health Program, including pre-employment processing, occupational health testing and surveillance.

Qualifications

  • BSN, BS Medical Technologist, or Master's in Public Health or Epidemiology.
  • 2 years previous experience in Infection Prevention preferred OR
  • 3-5 years clinical nursing practice as a registered nurse, or medical technologist in Microbiology, Public Health or Epidemiology.
  • Current Florida State Registered Nurse license or Medical Technologist.
  • Certification in Infection Control preferred; required to obtain certification in Infection Control with 2 years after hire.

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Full-time • No Weekends

COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to have received the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination series (or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccination) by December 6, 2021, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption. 

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