Uniondale, LI, NY. With a strong commitment to raising the bar for healthcare in our community, A. Holly Patterson Extended Care Facility is a 589-bed facility, maintains a 5-star overall rating in quality measures and is affiliated with Northwell Health.
In this role as an Infection Preventionist (Infection Control RN), you would be expected to implement the Infection Control Program and activities in accordance with current Federal, State and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern such programs. You will also be responsible for data collection and statistics, environmental rounds, MDRO management, line listings, bed placement and education of staff. You will also have a role in antibiotic stewardship, as well as spearheading immunization programs for residents and employees. In addition, you will handle audits as needed.
We require New York State RN Licensure, a minimum of 4 years experience as a staff nurse, including one year in a supervisory or administrative capacity in a hospital or long term care facility and knowledge of infection control practices. The candidate must be able to speak, write and read English and be able to communicate with other healthcare professionals. The candidate must demonstrate strong clinical competencies, writing skills and the ability to manage staff and resources required.
We offer exceptional benefits including medical, dental, pension and much more!
Registered Nurse, Infection Control, for immediate consideration please forward CV and a letter of interest to: email@example.com. An EOE m/f/d/v.