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Wellington at Hershey Mill is seeking a Part Time (20 hours per week) Registered Nurse Infection Preventionist to join our nursing team! The successful candidate will be organized, have strong clinical skills, be able to multi-task, have excellent communication skills, and be able to handle a fast-paced environment.
Staff Development Functions:
Plans, controls, and executes the implementation of new hire orientation and ongoing training programs for employees to ensure maintenance and continuity of high standard of services are being maintained throughout our community.
Infection Prevention Functions:
Plans, develops, organizes, implements and evaluates the infection control program. Researches current literature and technical reports to ensure that the facility's infection control processes and procedures are maintained to appropriate standards. Communicates compliance related issues to appropriate parties. Monitors, though surveillance and inspection, as appropriate to ensure that proper infection prevention procedures are being followed consistently and within quality standards.
Collaborates with and assists supervisors and professionals in training and educating all employees as to the importance of required infection prevention procedures.
Flexible work schedule and on call responsibilities.
Must hold a PA RN license
Preferred applicants will have a detailed knowledge of current CMS Infection Control regulations and be certified.
Ability to supervise and instruct others
Attention to detail, good follow through skills and ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
Previous experience in a long term care facility.
Must be knowledgeable to general, rehabilitative and infection control requirements.
Registered Nurse Certified