Good Samaritan Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit health care organization.
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The Infection Prevention & Control Manager is responsible for planning, implementation and continuous evaluation of infection control programs within SCL Health. Provides support by identifying and implementing infection control processes related to surveillance, data analysis, and reporting in order to eliminate potential infection hazards for patients, staff, physicians, and visitors. Assists in the appropriate selection and usage of products and equipment related to cleaning, antiseptics, disinfections and sterilization, facility design and construction. Contributes toward infection prevention and control programs/services that add value and integrate with departmental, facility and organizational business and clinical goals and objectives.
Minimum Requirements Include:
Registered Nurse or Medical Technologist/Microbiology, or Master's in Public Health.
Ability to demonstrate knowledge of microbiology, laboratory procedures, aseptic technique and epidemiological techniques.
Function as liaison, instructor, communicator and internal consultant.
Completion of Surveillance Course
Licensure/Certification: Current Colorado RN licensure or MT ASCP, or Master's in Public Health
Preferred Qualifications Include:
Minimum 3 years experience in hospital clinical nursing, medical technology, or infection control.
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that operates eight hospitals, four safety net clinics, one children’s mental health center and more than 190 ambulatory service centers in three states – Colorado, Kansas and Montana. The health system includes 15,000 full-time associates and more than 500 employed providers.