Infection Preventionist, Part-time, 20 hours/week, Ladysmith, Wisconsin

Marshfield Medical Center – Ladysmith provides Rusk County and surrounding communities with a variety of medical services to care for approximately 18,000 people.

The Infection Preventionist:

  • Assists leadership in the promotion and application of measures to prevent and/or control infections among patients, visitors, contractors, and employees
  • Facilitates compliance with the many regulatory agencies
  • Observes, evaluates, educates, and implements Infection Prevention practices and activities
  • Identifies and pursues additional Infection Prevention opportunities to meet Marshfield Clinic Health System (MCHS) strategic goals and objectives
  • Is accountable for ongoing Infection Prevention practices for designated facilities, executing the components of the Infection Prevention Specialty
  • May require travel

Marshfield Clinic Health System is committed to enriching the lives of others through accessible, affordable compassionate healthcare. Successful applicants will listen, serve and put the needs of patients and customers first.

Requires:

  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in nursing or Bachelor’s degree in epidemiology, microbiology, public health or related field
  • Three years of experience to include:
    • Identification of infectious disease programs
    • Surveillance and epidemiologic investigation
    • Prevention and controlling transmission of infectious agents
  • Demonstrated proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite including PowerPoint
  • Four years of experience working as an Infection Preventionist within an infection prevention program preferred
  • Infection Control certification (CIC) awarded by the Certification Board of Infection Control and Epidemiology to be obtained within two years of hire; upon hire preferred
  • State of Wisconsin Registered Nurse license, if applicable

Inquiries can be directed to Sarah Baars, Human Resources at
baars.sara@marshfieldclinic.org

Apply directly through:
https://marshfieldclinichealthsystems.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/External/job/Ladysmith-WI/Infection-Preventionist—Ladysmith-Region_R-0003967

or through our career center at: www.marshfieldclinic.org/careers
Reference job# R-0003967 or Search by: Infection Preventionist

Marshfield Clinic Health System
1000 N. Oak Ave., Marshfield, WI 54449

Marshfield Clinic Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.