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THE CAREER OPPORTUNITY
The Associate Director of Infection Prevention is responsible for the facility-wide infection prevention and control program. This position reports to the Executive Director of Quality, Med Staff and Risk and will:
Partner with administrative and clinical leadership throughout the organization to identify, prioritize, and address areas of improvement around infection prevention
Lead others within the organization towards process improvements that support the reduction of healthcare acquired infections
Provide leadership for development and implementation of an organization-wide infection prevention and control plan
Lead the activities of the Infection Prevention and Control Committee and educate practitioners on the system-based causes for infections
Develop and implement evidence-based programs that support effective infection prevention and control strategies
Integrate the infection prevention and control program into all applicable organization components/functions by way of consultation, participation at meetings, and the establishment of effective communication and reporting systems with hospital leaders and associates
Develop leading practice infection prevention program, structures and processes to drive optimal compliance and competence
Serve as primary expert and consultant for infection prevention matters for the organization
Work across the scope of the entity, including on and off campus locations
Provide ongoing oversight and coordination to assess compliance, facilitate change and improvement, and manage projects
Oversee data management related to infection prevention
Supervise Infection Prevention Coordinator(s)
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