We Are Hiring:
Join us as a Southern Indiana hero!
The Infection Preventionist role will be
on-site at both our Salem and North Vernon locations.
Candidate will work on-site at both
Might travel to Indianapolis
occasionally to meet with full team.
Hours are flexible but generally
RN license strongly preferred.
Process improvement or infection
control experience preferred.
What You Will Do:
Plan, implement, and evaluate infection
prevention and control measures.
What You Will Need:
- Monitor and investigate known or suspected sources of
infections in order to determine the source and ensure
- Review, analyze, and implement regulations, standards, and/or
guidelines of applicable governmental agencies and professional
- Collaborate in the development and delivery of educational
programs and/or tools that relate to infection prevention, control,
- Report infection surveillance, prevention and control in
formation to local, state and federal public health authorities in
accordance with law and regulation.
- Participate in the development of special studies designed to
identify unusual epidemic situations or to evaluate the impact of
new products, equipment or delivery of patient care. Reports
results to Infection Control Committee and other appropriate
departments and/or committees.
Licensure / Certification /
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
- Certification specializing in Infection Control credentialed
from the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology,
Inc. (CBIC) preferred.
- Registered Nurse credentialed from the Indiana Board of Nursing
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.
- 3 years of experience preferred.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
Serving the greater
Indianapolis area and Evansville, Indiana, Ascension St. Vincent
has been providing rewarding careers in healthcare for over 148
years. We operate 24 hospitals — in addition to outpatient health
centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and more — and
offer careers in a wide range of services. We provide generous paid
time off for work-life balance, a collaborative work environment,
professional development opportunities, and more to help our
associates flourish personally and professionally. When you join
Ascension St. Vincent, you join a diverse team of more than 15,000
associates and 3,000 providers who are dedicated to providing
compassionate, personalized care to all — especially to those most
in need. If you are looking to make an immediate impact in your
community, explore a career with us today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
Ascension St. Vincent is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)
and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive
fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color,
religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.
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