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Infection Prevention RN - JS QRS Data Management MBMC

Job ID: 14195
Job Category: Nurse RN
Job Type: Clinical Nurse
Work Type: Full Time
Work Schedule: Days
Facility: MBMC-Hospital
Location: Jackson, MS

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Summary

Enforces guidelines or creates mechanisms to facilitate compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and requirements of accrediting organizations. Serves as a liason between physicians, healthcare providers and various hospital committees. Provides relevant expertise and knowledge to manage the prevention, surveillance and control of infection with regard to hospital and community acquired infections. Participates in education of employees, physicians, patients and visitors. Performs other duties as assigned.

Responsibilities

  • Plans, coordinates and facilitates the hospital's infection control program and department.
  • Participates in ongoing performance improvement and identifies opportunities for improvement.
  • Participates in education of staff, physician, patients and visitors.
  • Provides clinical leadership.
  • Supports life long learning.
  • Completes assigned goals.


Requirements, Preferences and Experience

Education

Preferred: Certification within 5 years of accepting position.

Minimum: Background in nursing, microbiology or related field.

Experience

Preferred: Two years recent Infection Control experience. Two years management experience in a health care setting.

Minimum: Three years clinical RN experience required

Licensure, Registration, Certification

Minimum: RN

Special Skills

Minimum: Computer literacy

About Baptist Memorial Health Care

At Baptist, we owe our success to our colleagues, who have both technical expertise and a compassionate attitude. Every day they carry out Christ's three-fold ministry-healing, preaching and teaching. And, we reward their efforts with compensation and benefits packages that are highly competitive in the Mid-South health care community. For two consecutive years, Baptist has won a Best in Benefits award for offering the best benefit plans compared with their peer groups. Winners are chosen based on plan designs, premiums and the results of a Benefits Benchmarking Survey.

At Baptist, We Offer:
  • Competitive salaries
  • Paid vacation/time off
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Generous retirement plan
  • Health insurance, including dental and vision
  • Sick leave
  • Service awards
  • Free parking
  • Short-term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Health care and dependent care spending accounts
  • Education assistance/continuing education
  • Employee referral program

Job Summary:
Position: 11347 - Preventionist-Infection RN
Facility: MBMC-Hospital
Department: JS QRS Data Management MBMC
Category: Nurse RN
Type: Clinical Nurse
Work Type: Full Time
Work Schedule: Days
Location: US:MS:Jackson
Located in the Jackson, MS metro area
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