Manager Infection Prevention & Control - Quality - Full Time

New York Presbyterian New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 months ago

LocationCortlandt Manor, New YorkShift:Day (United States of America)Description:Commitment to Quality Care:Infection Prevention and Control Make it Possible

Manager of Infection Prevention and Control

  • Quality

  • Days

NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital is a shining example of top rated personalized care. It's where foremost medical minds make time to know patients - and each other. It's a leading institution, with a heart for the community. Now, you can become one of the people who Make It Possible.

The Manager of Infection Prevention and Control provides effective leadership, management direction, and assistance with planning, implementation, evaluation, and continuous improvement of the infection prevention and control program in the hospital. Identifies and implements infection control goals and objectives related to surveillance, data analysis and reporting infection prevention and control practices. Conduct investigation of infection concerns and outbreaks, formulate policy and procedures, perform patient care unit and laboratory based surveillance, follow-up on significant pathogens, educate hospital staff and physicians on infection related matters, act as liaison to the Department of Health concerning communicable diseases

This is a full time day position at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital located in Cortlandt Manor, Upper Westchester County, NY.

Preferred Criteria

  • Master's Degree in Public Health/Hospital Administration or any related field

Required Criteria

  • Certified Infection Control (CIC) credentials

  • Five years related experience in the health care industry

  • Good interpersonal skills; good oral and written communication skills

Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits such as tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and financial planning assistance. Start your life-changing journey today.

  • #1 in New York, "America's Best Hospitals 2017-2018." - U.S.News & World Report
  • 2018 "Best Places to Work: Employee's Choice." - Glassdoor
  • 2018 "Employees' Choice: Top CEOs" - Glassdoor
  • 2018 "America's Best Employers." - Forbes
  • 2018 "150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare." - Becker's Healthcare
  • 2018 "Top-Rated Work Places: Best Hospitals" - Indeed

Discover why we're #1 in New York and a best employer at: nyp.org/careers

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Infection Control Ambulatory Manager

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Posted 4 days ago

VIEW JOBS 4/19/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-07-18T00:00 Company Overview At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker's Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor's Employees' Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day. Job Description The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1 in every 25 patients admitted to acute-care hospitals in the United States each year acquire infections that were not related to the condition for which they were hospitalized. Approximately 1.7 million healthcare associated infections (HAI) occur in U.S. hospitals each year, resulting in 99,000 deaths and an estimated $20 billion in healthcare costs.Although the precise causes HAI's are difficult to identify, experts believe that about a third could be prevented using current recommendations. The goal of Memorial Sloan Kettering's Infection Control program is to provide the safest healthcare environment for our patients by using evidence based guidelines to prevent HAIs and to engage in clinical and translational research to further the mission of infection prevention among oncology settings. We are seeking an Infection Control Ambulatory Manager to help lead our Infection Control Department. You will:• Provide support required to monitor and maintain Hospital Infection Control Program. • Coordinate Infection Control in Ambulatory care setting.• Supervise and train Infection Control Ambulatory Care Specialists. • Act as administrator for the National Healthcare Surveillance Network(NHSN), a national database for infection data. • Based on the site specific risk assessments, develops surveillance indicators for each site.• Develop Infection Control Ambulatory Care Plan - Provide analysis of surveillance indicators with further development of infection control indicators based on results.• Coordinate all scheduled visits to ambulatory sites by IC specialists, review compliance data.• Facilitate the Infection Control Ambulatory care subcommittee of HIPAC.• Oversee all ambulatory care Infection Control Risk Assessments. You are:• A cultivator of innovation who builds and cultivates new ways for the organization to be successful.• Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.• A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward. • A provider of work directives, delegating responsibilities as necessary and removing obstacles in order to get work done.• Building effective teams where team members apply their diverse skills and perspectives to achieve common goals.• Adept at building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.• Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances. You have:• Master's degree with a minimum of 4 years recent experience in infection control setting.• Certification in Infection Control required. #LI-POST Closing MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. Federal law requires employers to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. Please tell us if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or to perform your job. Examples of reasonable accommodation include making a change to the application process or work procedures, providing documents in an alternate format, using a sign language interpreter, or using specialized equipment. Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center New York NY

Manager Infection Prevention & Control - Quality - Full Time

New York Presbyterian