Infection Preventionist - FT
in Washington DC, District Of Columbia
Infection Preventionist - FT - The George Washington University Hospital - Washington D.C.
The George Washington University Hospital is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Infection Preventionist.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Assists in the implementation, management and improvement of the hospitals Infection Control Program by collecting, reporting and analyzing data; identifying and addressing opportunities for improvement; coordinating activities and supporting the development and implementation of medical staff and hospital infection control performance improvement initiatives. Assists in achieving compliance with regulatory and accrediting agency standards.
- Bachelor's degree related to Healthcare
- Registered Nurse preferred
- Certification in Infection Control (CIC) preferred
- Effective communication skills, both verbal and written
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Ability to maintain confidentiality
- Ability to adapt to multiple and changing priorities
The George Washington University Hospital (GW Hospital) is a 385-bed tertiary care, academic medical center located in downtown Washington, DC, next to the Foggy Bottom metro. GW Hospital serves a diverse group of patients — from local residents to our nation’s leaders. As an academic medical center, GW Hospital has the resources and clinical expertise necessary to provide specialized, complex care. This expertise includes cardiac, cancer, neurosciences, women’s health, trauma, and advanced surgery including robotic and minimally invasive surgery.
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