Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

Days

Job ID

5000455881506

Req. No

70035110

Job Title

Director of Infection Prevention

Region

CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances

Category

Leadership

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

TMFHS TYR Mother Frances Hosp-38000

Address

800 E. Dawson
Tyler, TX  75701
US

Type

Full Time

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Oversees the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the Infection Prevention (IP) Programs for CHRISTUS Mother Frances Health System. Acts as a resource and lends support and consultation to other system entities. Serves as content expert and resource for Infection Prevention strategies.
  • Licensed in Nursing, Microbiology, Medical Technology, Public Health or other appropriate discipline
  • Certification by the Certification Board of Infection Control (CBIC) - CIC certification essential.
  • Bachelor's degree in one of the above fields or requisite experience
  • Three to five years' experience in an acute care/in-patient hospital setting
  • Manager or Director-level experience
  • Competence in the NHSN database experience required
  • Experience with NHSN data entry and reporting
  • Infection Prevention education, preferably APIC classes
  • Knowledge of pertinent regulatory, accrediting, and advisory body requirements for acute care hospitals including, but not limited to, state and federal regulations, The Joint Commission as they relate to Infection Control and Prevention
  • Ability to prioritize IP initiatives and responsibilities
  • Ability to be a resource in Infection Prevention practices to all disciplines
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