City
Sacaton
State
AZ
Position Id
3019

Infection Prevention – RN
Sun Lakes, AZ

We are looking to hire a full-time Infection Control in Arizona! We are growing rapidly and looking for clinical expertise in Long-term Care, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation.

As an Infection Control RN at long term care facility, you will be responsible for recognizing and isolating outbreaks of infectious diseases.

Responsibilities

  • Provide consultation and education to staff, physicians and community leaders in respect to Infection Prevention & Control.
  • Conduct risk assessments with consideration of served populations, regional vulnerabilities, relevant statistical data, and new and emerging infectious diseases.
  • Notify the County and/or State Health Department of any reportable diseases, adhering to all internal county and state procedures.
  • Develop and implement continuously improved patient care procedures and control mechanisms relating to quality compliance and infectious diseases.
  • Participate in infection prevention and control education for all employees during orientation and annually thereafter.
  • Ensure the infection prevention and control procedures meet county and state regulations, standards or guidelines.

Qualifications

  • Certification in Infection Prevention and Control (CIC).
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as an infection control RN.

If you’re interested, please contact Sevana at sevana@apnusa.com or call 602-788-5890 ext 122