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Manager Infection Prevention

WellStar Health System Marietta, GA Full-Time
$85,735.00 (Careerbuilder est.) What is the Careerbuilder Estimated Salary? Only about 20% of the jobs in our search results contain salary information. When a job posting doesn’t include a salary, we estimate it by looking at similar jobs in the same industry in that location. It is not necessarily endorsed by the employer and actual compensation may vary based on your experience.
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At WellStar, we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the most integrated healthcare provider in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Manager of Infection Prevention at Kennestone Regional Medical Center organizes and manages integrated key activities related to Infection Prevention for the organization. Aligns department goals and tactics with hospital and system strategic goals under the direction of the Quality & Patient Safety Director.

The Manager of Infection Prevention, manages day to day operations for the infection prevention and control program. Mentors team members for personal growth. Responsibilities include compliance with The Joint Commission, CMS, OSHA, and State regulation, outbreak investigation, and education of physicians and team members of CDC and State Health Department guidelines and regulations.

Required Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree required. (Nursing or healthcare-related field preferred). Masters
degree preferred.
Required Minimum Licensure/Certification: Certification in Infection Control (CIC) within 18-24 months. If applicant holds an RN license, it must be unencumbered and active in GA.
Required Minimum Experience: Two (2) years’ experience in a healthcare leadership role (project, oversight, lead).
Five (5) years’ experience in Infection Prevention in acute care setting or equivalent, required.

Required Minimum Skills: Leadership, interpersonal, time management, change management. Must possess a solid
understanding of team dynamics. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and relationship building. Strong
experience in The Joint Commission, CMS, OSHA, NHSN and State regulations. Proven expertise in outbreak
investigation.

Recommended skills

Leadership
Time Management
Infection Control
Communication
Nursing
Patient Safety

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CareerBuilder Estimated Salary What is the Careerbuilder Estimated Salary? Only about 20% of the jobs in our search results contain salary information. When a job posting doesn’t include a salary, we estimate it by looking at similar jobs in the same industry in that location. It is not necessarily endorsed by the employer and actual compensation may vary based on your experience.

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