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Director of Infection Prevention

Company: Clear Lake Regional Medical Center
Location: Webster
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Job Description:

Description SHIFT: No Weekends

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services as a Director of Infection Prevention.

HCA is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious--Director of Infection Prevention--to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is a full-service 600 bed hospital offering inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services. The campus includes Level II trauma capabilities, a Neuroscience Institute, The Heart & Vascular Hospital, a bariatrics program, the Breast Diagnostic Center, a wound care center, a level III Neonatal ICU, and the area---s only pediatric emergency department and pediatric ICU. For more information, call 281-332-2511 or visit online at www.HCAhoustonhealthcare.com.--
HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a regional transfer center. For more information, visit www.HCAGulfCoast.com.

HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake is currently seeking applications for Director of Infection Prevention.
Responsibilities:

  • Supervises infection control staff in surveillance, prevention, and intervention of potential nosocomial infections.
  • Develops an annual plan for identifying, investigation, reporting and preventing the spread of infections and communicable disease among patients and multi-campus personnel.
  • Conducts program evaluations to verify the efficacy and effectiveness of the multi-campus and program specific infection control programs.
  • Inspects all departments for infection control hazards and collaborates with directors, managers, and supervisors to assure appropriate compliance.
  • Directs multi-campus committees in overseeing the Infection Control program and coordination of program activities.
  • Prepares timely, accurate and comprehensive reports and documents pertaining to the infection control program.
  • Develops an infection control program, which meets state, federal and accreditation requirements/regulations.
  • Cooperates with local community health and emergency management organizations in activities pertaining to disease control.
  • Supervises employee health staff in screening, prevention, and intervention of employee health issues.
  • Develops, implements, and evaluates an annual employee health plan in compliance with regulatory and corporate goals.
  • Reduces the risk of injury to staff through risks associated with the hospital environment.
  • Promotes awareness among staff regarding safe work practices and use of personal protective equipment.Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.Qualifications
    • Master---s Degree required
    • Current Texas RN licensure required if registered nurse
    • Certification in Infection Control preferred
    • Thorough knowledge of CDC, JCAHO & OSHA guidelines required. Knowledge of data collection, trending, analysis, and presentation; knowledge of infection control methodology and epidemiology
    • Three to five years of Infection prevent and control experience required
    • Two years of management or previous supervisory experience required
    • Excellent oral/written communication, interpersonal, organization and leadership skills required
    • MUST have advanced computer knowledge required especially in the Microsoft Excel Spreadsheets, TheraDoc and NHSNNotice Our Company---s recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, contact us at--privacy@hcahealthcare.com

      Company Description:

      HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine. We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways, and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.

Keywords: Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, Houston , Director of Infection Prevention, Executive , Webster, Texas

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