Job Description

Infection Preventionist

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Position Overview

Coordinates an integrated and comprehensive plan for infection surveillance, prevention, control and process improvement throughout the organization.  Objectively and systematically assesses, monitors, evaluates and improves the processes that affect the quality of patient care   Ensures compliance with regulatory agencies while upholding CTCA’s mission, vision and values.  Serves as a clinical resource to improve patient outcomes.  Supports the department director in accomplishing the strategic initiatives of the organization.

Key Position Qualifications

  • Certified in Infection Control (CIC) required. 
  • Registered Nurse, Medical Technologist, or other clinical background required. 
  • Bachelor degree required in Epidemiology, Microbiology, or other healthcare-related degree with 5+ years experience in the infection control field.
  • Master’s degree preferred in Epidemiology, Microbiology or other healthcare-related degree with 3+ years experience in the infection control field.
  • Must possess excellent communication and teaching skills and the ability to get along with co-workers. 
  • Ability to logically and independently plan and organize work assignments.
  • Ability to make progress on multiple assignments under time constraints.   
  • Ability to perform epidemiological studies and statistical reports. 
  • Strong knowledge of principles and practices of disinfection and sterilization.
  • Ability to perform job tasks and remain vigilant in the event of an emergency.
  • Computer proficiency in Excel, Word, and Outlook.

We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

Application Instructions

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