Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics

  • Infection Prevention Manager

    Job Locations US-OR-Salem
    ID 2019-3894
    Category
    Executive/Management
    Position Type
    Full time
    Minimum Salary
    USD $41.93/Hr.
    Maximum Salary
    DOE
    Shift
    Day
    Work Schedule
    Monday - Friday
    Hours Each Week
    40.00
  • Overview

    Your Team. Your Choice. Choose Salem Health.

     

    Salem Health does more than provide high quality patient care. It is an organization that commits itself to empowering teams to create, innovate, and dream. We are looking for individuals who can challenge the status quo, raise the bar, and embrace change. 

     

    At Salem Health, we want trailblazers, self-starters, and creative thinkers to drive improvement in the health care arena where “patient-centered” is more than just words.

    Description/Qualifications

    Salem Health is looking for its next Infection Prevention Manager! 

    The Infection Prevention Manager is responsible for developing and maintaining programs to prevent infections affecting patients, visitors, and members of the healthcare team. This position will be expected to ensure compliance with applicable standards, regulations, and guidelines. If you meet the requirements listed below, we want to hear from you!  

    What you’ll need:

    • Requires BSN Degree – Master’s Degree preferred.
      • Bachelor of Arts in Nursing is also accepted.
      • Will consider non-nursing Bachelor’s Degree with MSN.
    • Three (3) years minimum acute care RN experience required.
    • Two (2) years minimum progressive management experience in infection prevention required.
    • Unencumbered Oregon RN license required.
    • Previous experience in infection prevention/occupational health preferred.
    • AONE or ANCC Nurse Executive Certification required within one (1) year of eligibility.
    • Infection Control Certification (CIC) required or obtained within two (2) years of hire.
    • Experience in Lean methodology, performance improvement.
    • Project management, critical thinking, and team facilitation skills.
    • Regularly reviews professional journals, national guidelines, standards, and regulations related to infection prevention and employee health to keep knowledge current.

    Please reach out to Stephanie Lindgren at stephanie.lindgren@salemhealth.org for any questions regarding this position.

    Closing

    As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.

     

    Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.

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