The Director of Infection Prevention will ensure the IP program is in compliance with professional, state, federal and regulatory standards. , designed to reduce or eliminate outbreaks in the facility and to monitor patient care for compliance with established standards.
Responsible for program planning and policy development and implementation
Data collection, reporting, education and regulatory compliance
Manages the department and staff
Has the ability to hire, fire and discipline
May be responsible for surveillance activities
Evaluates the effectiveness of the program
Provides education to staff, patients and families.
Required: Masterâ��s Degree in Nursing, Health Care Administration, Public Health or other health related field with Bachelorâ��s degree in a related field
Required: 5 years experience in Infection Prevention with previous experience in health care
Job: Managers and Directors
Primary Location: El Paso, Texas
Facility: The Hospitals of Providence East Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105024765
About The Hospitals of Providence East Campus
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.