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INFECTION CONTROL NURSE


The Infection Control Nurse maintains standards of the practice for nursing as defined by the American Nurses Association Code of Ethics, Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice and Nursing’s Social Policy Statement.

The Infection Control Nurse actualizes the vision, mission, values, balanced scorecard performance measures for Montefiore Medical Center.

The Infection Control Nurse is an investigator, instructor and consultant with five major infection control functions:
1.Surveillance
2.Data analysis and interpretation, summary reporting
3.Development of preventive and control measures
4.Consultation/education, and
5.Liaison with outside agencies

 

Education/Skills Required:

 

Professional Registered Nurse license and current registration to practice in New York State.
-Baccalaureate degree in nursing or and a minimum of 3 consecutive years of recent acute care nursing experience required.
-Infection Control, hospital epidemiology or related experience required.
-Masters degree and Infection control certification preferred at time of employment. Certification in area of specialty to be obtained in a reasonable period of time and maintained during employment.
-Documented commitment to continuing professional development.

 

 

Department: Infectious Diseases Bargaining Unit: NYSNA Campus: MOSES  Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 1825 Eastchester, Road BronxShift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 93529 

 

Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

 

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