Shelby Baptist Medical Center:Located in Alabaster, this facility is equipped with 252 beds and sees over 51,000 patients in the emergency department every year. Shelby offers advanced technology resources including a 3 Tesla MRI, a robotic surgery program, and a state-of-the-art cardiology suite. Shelby offers a full range of services to meet the diverse needs of patients including fast, life-saving response times for patients with chest pain or stroke symptoms; cardiology, including specialized surgical services; orthopedics, including rehabilitation; and psychiatric care.
May work as the only IP in a hospital.
The coordinator directs and manages the infection control program in the hospital.
The designated person will be given the authority to implement and enforce the Surveillance, Prevention and Control Program policies, coordinate all infection ongoing monitoring of the effectiveness of prevention and /or control activities and interventions.
Manages the department and is responsible for surveillance activities
Evaluates the effectiveness of the program
Provides education to staff, patients and families and implements all facets of the IP program.
Required: Bachelorâ��s degree in Nursing, lab or other healthcare related field.
Required: 3 years experience in patient care, lab tech or other health care related field.
Required: CIC required within 2 years of job
Primary Location: Alabaster, Alabama
Facility: Shelby Baptist Med Ctr
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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