Northern Cochise Community Hospital, Inc.
Infection Control / Employee Health Nurse Opening
Northern Cochise Community Hospital, Inc., located in Willcox, AZ, is seeking a dedicated and driven Infection Control / Employee Health Nurse to join our team in providing leadership in quality care. NCCH provides health services as a 24-bed non-profit, Critical Access Hospital with ancillary services, over 20 visiting specialist providers, a 6 bed Level IV Trauma 24/7 ER, and two off-site Rural Health Clinics all focused on providing quality care to our community.
The Infection Control/Employee Health Nurse assists providers in the promotion and application of infection control measures to prevent and/or control infections among patients and employees. Develops and implements programs to promote employees health and safety on the job, and meet regulatory and legal requirements for the maintenance of employee health records.
Oversees Infection Control and Employee Health functions for NCCH organization, which includes the Critical Access Hospital and two Rural Health Clinics. Assists with Emergency preparedness, chairs Infection Control Committee, prepares/submits required reports regarding infection control for regulatory and governmental agencies.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred, ADN required. Minimum five years experience as registered nurse.
Minimum three years Acute Care experience as registered nurse, in rural facility experience preferred. Previous experience in employee and/or occupational health a benefit. Infection Control training through APIC provided!
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Current, unrestricted, Arizona Registered Nurse License Required.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Required.
Certified in Infection Control-CIC, or completion of APIC within 6 months of hire.
Certified Occupational Health Nurse preferred.
Applications can be submitted online at www.ncch.com or at 901 W. Rex Allen Dr. Willcox AZ.
Please contact Rebekah Noble, Recruitment & Retention Specialist, at RNoble@NCCH.com or at 520-766-6435 for more information!
Equal Opportunity Employer Provider (EOEP).
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