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+ RN Infection Preventionist Full Time

Vibra Healthcare Kentfield Full-Time
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Come grow with Vibra Healthcare, where we manage from the bedside up every day. Join a strong, knowledgeable company that values each employee as an individual. Our expanding organization wants compassionate healthcare professionals like you to help us get our patients back to better.

Kentfield Rehabilitation and Specialty Hospital, a Vibra Healthcare Hospital, is Northern California's most comprehensive source of extended acute and rehabilitation providing specialized inpatient and outpatient programs. We provide quality services that are patient-centered and family-oriented with outcomes which surpass our competitors. Under the medical direction of board-certified hospitalists and other physician specialists, our dedicated interdisciplinary teams provide a coordinated, comprehensive treatment approach to a wide range of pulmonary, neurological and complex medical problems.

Located just 20 minutes North of San Francisco in beautiful Marin County, our 60 bed long term acute care (LTAC) hospital is located in a tranquil setting surrounded by trees, and a view of Mount Tamalpais, flowers and a creek.  Kentfield Rehabilitation and Specialty Hospital is enjoying unprecedented success due to a like-minded management team and a steady census. Our stable organization offers competitive salary and benefits, free on-site parking, an outstanding hospital to work at and an opportunity to make a serious impact in our patients’ lives!

Kentfield Rehabilitation and Specialty Hospital is seeking an Infection Preventionist - RN - to join our team!

The RN Infection Preventionist, working closely with the Medical and Nursing Directors, is responsible for assessing, planning, organizing, developing, implementing and evaluating the infection control program and activities. Possesses authority and accountability necessary to carry out assigned administrative and surveillance duties. Monitors infection control practices and procedures throughout the facility to ensure all personnel and medical staff are compliant. Develops and implements infection control policies and procedures. Develops systems for identifying, reporting, investigating and controlling infectious and communicable diseases. Provides orientation, teaching and coaching on infection control practices and policies to all employees and medical staff. Evaluates effectiveness of program, gathers and analyzes data and reports outcomes to appropriate committees.

Qualifications:
  • Registered Nurse (RN) required.
  • RN’s must have a current, valid, and active license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of employment.
  • Minimum three (3) years of clinical experience in a healthcare facility required.
  • Knowledge of epidemiology, microbiology, infectious disease, and aseptic technique to include standard/universal precautions required.
Additional Qualifications/Skills:
  • CIC certification preferred.
  • Minimum two (2) years of experience as an Infection Preventionist preferred.
  • Technical report writing skills preferred.
  • Ability to project a professional image.
  • Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirement.
  • Strong organizational, prioritization and analytical skills.
  • Ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant.
  • Working knowledge of computer and Microsoft software applications used in job functions.
  • Freedom from illegal use of and effects of use of drugs and alcohol in the workplace.

Our recruitment team wants to get to know you. Share your passion!
Please complete our online application and submit your resume for immediate consideration. 
Thank you for taking the time to consider a career opportunity with our hospital.
 

Skills required

Electronic Medical Record
Nursing
Iv Care
Alert Doctors
Arm Hand Steadiness
Conducting Physical Examinations
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With a management team that has more than a century of combined experience in the development and operation of freestanding Acute Medical Rehabilitation Hospitals (IRF) and Long Term Acute Care (LTAC) hospitals in markets from coast to coast, Vibra Healthcare is uniquely qualified to be a leader in the field of acute rehabilitation and LTAC hospitalization.

Additionally, we offer a vision of elevating patient care to ambitious new levels, of attracting the finest personnel in the field and of positioning Vibra Healthcare among the industry's most respected organizations

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