Attention current TriHealth employees:
Please apply for this position by submitting an online internal application via SuccessFactors. Please be certain to update your SuccessFactors Employee Profile prior to applying to this position.
TriHealth is actively recruiting for an Infection Preventionist who will split time between our Bethesda Butler and McCullough-Hyde hospitals.
In this role, you will act as an internal consultant to all employees and departments by assisting with the development, coordination, implementation, and maintenance of the TriHealth infection prevention program to prevent and/or control infection among patients, visitors, and employees at all sites within the organization.
As a TriHealth Infection Preventionist, you must be knowledgeable of and comply with requirements of the Joint Commission (TJC), Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Center for Disease Control (CDC), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Facilities Guidelines Institute (FGI), the Department of Public Health and other regulatory and guideline development agencies, i.e., APIC, EPA, FDA, SGNA, etc.
Successful candidates bring:
This position is on-call 24/7 with a pager and does respond to emergency management/disaster pages. This position is responsible for providing education as needed to staff, patients and visitors. This position is responsible for multi-disciplinary collaboration with clinical and non-clinical groups throughout the organization.
To be qualified for this position, you must meet these minimum requirements:
Job Title: Infection Preventionist - Bethesda North
Department Name: TRIS INFECTION PREVENTION
Location: Good Samaritan Hospital
Employment Status: Full Time Position
Shift: Day Shift
Weekend Commitment: No
Holiday Commitment: No
On-Call Commitment: Yes