Sys Infection Control Prev RN in Lander, WY at SageWest

Date Posted: 7/7/2020

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Job Description

SageWest Health Care

This position has the primary responsibility and accountability for the accurate and timely collection, analysis, and reporting of Quality Indicator data.  Possesses clinical knowledge of disease processes for SageWest Health Care. Facilitates staff, students, visitors and physician education related to Quality initiatives and Infection Control practices.  •Maintains knowledge of regulatory requirements and ensures compliance by various regulatory agencies, on local, state, and federal levels.  Accurately abstracts clinical information from the medical record for quality data measures. •Possesses the ability to communicate with discretion and diplomacy with physicians, hospital team members, department managers and agency surveyors. •Must be visible on units performing survallence & education. •Verbalizes understanding of clinical processes that enhance compliance with quality measures. •Assumes responsibility for professional growth and development in Quality Resource Management and Infection Control practices including but not limited to, involvement in professional associations and community.   •Compiles data/statistics that can be used by the QRM Manager and hospital management to identify areas of compliance. •Identifies investigates and records data concerning hospital acquired infections.  Prepares and submits reports to appropriate hospital committees as assigned. •Must be able to set priorities, organize work, delegate duties, and objectively evaluate and implement opportunities for improvement. •Performs chart review and data abstraction for quality core measures tat are reported to Joint Commission and CMS. •Responsible for promoting and supporting Performance Improvement and Quality Assessment activities throughout the organization.   Supports the design, assessment, and measurement of important processes and outcomes that may affect the delivery of quality patient care, operational processes and strategic initiatives.  •Responsible for duties as described in the hospital Infection Prevention Plan policy. •Serves as a resource person.

Job Requirements

Current Wyoming RN license or compact equivalentMust have certification in Infection Control or must obtain within two years of employment if not currently cetifiedMust have current BLS through American Heart AssociationMust have broad clinical experience with a minimum of 5 years experience in an acute care facility.  Must be highly motivated, productive, detail orientated, dependable and self-directed.  Must have computer skills, knowledgeable of Microsoft Word, Internet, ability to use hospital-based software.  Strong organizational and prioritization skills needed.  

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran
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