Apr 21, 2018

Employee Health Manager

  • MyNexxtJob
  • Dallas, TX, USA
Full time Healthcare Nurse

Job Description

Dallas , TX , United States

Initiation and implementation of the Infection Control standards and coordinate services and performs functions of the registered nurse in the Employee Health Department

- Ensure compliance with the  Department of Health and Joint Commission regulatory requirements

- Conduct pre-employment assessments administers immunizations as needed coordinates annual PPD testing and assesses patients who have been exposed to communicable diseases. Other responsibilities include: Directing strategies to reduce healthcare associated infections

- Perform surveillance and calculate rates for critical care units - Report quarterly and annual infection rates

- Create and review hospital and departmental infection control policies and procedures - Provide continuing education for all departments in regards to infection prevention and control and epidemiology activities

- Investigate outbreaks or clusters of nosocomial infections. Organize implement and evaluate hospital wide infection surveillance activities. This role has dedicated secretarial / clerical support. This role reports to the Director of Ambulatory Care.

Requirements:
- 2+ years progressively related experience with in-depth knowledge of acute care infection prevention and control policies and procedures
- Management level experience preferred
- Certified in Infection Control (CIC) highly preferred
- Excellent statistical analytical and interpersonal skills 

• EDUCATION: Bachelors degree in Science (BSN) required Masters Degree preferred - Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in the state of Texas or eligible required

• JOB DURATION: This job is full time.

• COMPENSATION RANGE: 0 /yr

Occupations

Healthcare: Nursing

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