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Program Manager, Infection Prevention - Full Time

Texas Health Resources
Allen, TX 75013
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    124828405

Texas Health Allen seeks to hire a Program Manager, Infection Prevention to join the Infection Control Team.

The address is Texas Health Allen, 1105 Central Expressway North, Allen, Texas, 75013

Salary: Min $38.77 Max $58.44, based on relevant work experience.

SCHEDULE

Full-Time, 8:00am 5:00pm, Monday - Friday

As a Program Manager, Infection Prevention with Texas Health Resources, this position will help Program goals be advanced through collaborative relationships with key stakeholders and customers.

The essential duties of this position are:

Surveillance and Epidemiology - Outcomes are reported to stakeholders, adapting presentation to audience. Required data is reported to state and federal agencies in an accurate and timely manner. The effectiveness of the surveillance program is periodically assessed and modified, as necessary.
Infection Prevention and Control - Findings, recommendations, and policies of the program are disseminated to appropriate groups or individuals. Knowledge on the function, role, and value of the program is provided to customers. Subject matter expertise in Infection Prevention and Control is provided to customers/stakeholders.
Leadership and Program Management - Program goals are advanced through collaborative relationships with key stakeholders and customers.
Process Improvement and Implementation Science - Opportunities for improvement are identified through coordination of multi-disciplinary process improvement (PI) teams. Identification and critical analysis of scientific evidence occurs, to include synthesis of interventions with the greatest benefit, identification of barriers to successful implementation, and innovative approaches to remove barriers.



The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree Nursing, Microbiology, Medical Technology, Biology or related field Required

Master's Degree Public Health Required

Two Years acute care hospital (e.g. nursing or microbiology) or infectious disease epidemiology Required

RN - Registered Nurse - Bachelor's degree in Nursing Upon Hire Required or

MT(ASCP) - Medical Technologist if Bachelor's degree in Microbiology, Medical Technology or Biology Upon Hire Required or

M(ASCP) - Microbiology if Bachelor's degree in Microbiology, Medical Technology or Biology Upon Hire Req And

CIC - Certification in Infection Prevention and Control 3 Years Req

SKILLS

Knowledge and experience in areas of patient care practices, microbiology, asepsis, disinfection/sterilization, adult education, infectious diseases, communication, computer and data management, program administration, and epidemiology is preferred.

Completion of basic infection prevention training course within one year of entering profession

WHY TEXAS HEALTH RESOURCES?

Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen is a 73-bed, acute-care hospital serving the northern Collin County area since 2000. Hospital services include women's care, a Level II neonatal intensive care unit, orthopedics, pediatrics, wound care and sleep medicine. Texas Health Allen, a Pathway to Excellence designated hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, has more than 500 physicians on its medical staff practicing in more than 25 specialties. Texas Health Allen is a World Health Organization-designated "Baby-Friendly Hospital" and was the first hospital in Texas to receive the distinction. The hospital is a Level IV trauma center and an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers, which makes our facility intensely qualified to serve our community and your professional aspirations.

Texas Health Highlights

2019 FORTUNE Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For

Employees' Choice Best Places to Work by Glassdoor

A Best Workplaces in Texas by Fortune and Great Place to Work

2019 20 Best Workplaces in Health Care and Biopharma by Great Place to Work and Fortune (ranked #1)

A 2019 Gold level LearningElite award national list of best organizations for learning and development by Chief Learning Officer magazine

A 2019 America's Best Employers for Diversity list by Forbes



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Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-14

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