System Director of Infection Prevention | RN, MT or MPH | Southeastern, U.S.
Galileo Search, LLC - America's Leading Infection Prevention Search Firm
March 29, 2018
Competitive Compensation | Sup
Full Time - Experienced
System Director of Infection Prevention Southeastern, U.S.
RN | MT | MPH
Competitive Compensation | Excellent Benefits
Great Cost of Living | Relocation Assistance
Voted Best Place to Work
A career opportunity that just gets better & better!
Galileo is conducting a search for an experienced Director of Infection Prevention. Our client is a multi-site healthcare system, level one trauma center, academic teaching hospital, and recognized among the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News and World Report.
This is your chance to take your experience and skills and work on the cutting edge of patient care at an organization that continually invests in its people and the care of the patients and families they serve. Voted as one of the Nation’s ‘Best Places to Work’ this hospital system is growing and changing in very exciting ways. Along with building a new state of the art facility that will serve over one million patients across 4 states – they have also invested over $50 million in the transformation of one of their well-established hospitals, to ensure their staff have the environment and resources they need to maximize their professional potential.
Our ideal candidate will have strong leadership skills and be a change agent. This position will have the opportunity to raise the bar on infection prevention while experiencing exceptional support from the leadership team.
Wrap all that up in an ideal location. Nestled in the heart of the Southeast, this organization’s location offers an excellent cost of living, a competitive housing market, and an amazing variety of indoor and year-round outdoor activities. Combine that with friendly locals, a moderate climate, a centralized location to other key cities and you have a formula for both personal and professional advancement!
THE CAREER OPPORTUNITY
This high-profile position will report to an exceptionally supportive System Vice President of Quality & Patient Safety and will be responsible for directing and coordinating the Infection Prevention program across the organization.
Develops and oversees strategies to assure compliance with applicable regulatory requirements and standards
Will manage 5 Infection Preventionists, and 1 Analyst
Acts as consultant to the health system for infection prevention-related patient safety initiatives and hospital associated infection issues
Provides guidance and resources for ongoing organization-wide employee training and growth in infection control and prevention
Co-chairs the Infection Prevention Committee with the Infection Control Medical Director, and provides necessary staff support for those activities
Acute Care Hospital System | Nonprofit | TJC Accredited
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Job-027648 - System Director of Infection Prevention
Minimum 5 years of experience managing a hospital-based infection prevention program required
Multi-site program leadership experience a plus
Lean Six Sigma experience a plus, but not required
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: Job-027648
About Galileo Search, LLC - America's Leading Infection Prevention Search Firm
America's Leading Infection Prevention Search & Staffing Firm. Other specialties include: Quality Management, Patient Safety, Performance Improvement, Accreditation, Compliance, Clinical Nurse Leadership, Medical Staff Services, Case Management, and Electronic Medical Records (EHR) Implementation & Integration.
Galileo Search, LLC partners with organizations across the United States to identify, recruit and retain the most accomplished specialists, professionals and executives in the healthcare industry.
Our clients include hospitals, health systems, academic medical centers and Fortune rated corporations.
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