Position : Infection Control Nurse
Registered Nurse experience.
Certification in Infection Control (CIC) required.
At least three (3) years of Infection Prevention experience including experience with a data surveillance system.
The infection control practitioner plans, develops, directs, implements and evaluates infection prevention within a hospital or health care facility.
This position is supervised by the director of nursing and serves to instruct personnel in proper infection control procedure.
The infection control practitioner investigates infection control problems and arranges follow up care for patients exposed to infectious diseases.