Registered Nurse - RN Infection Control/Employee Health - 8AM-4:30PM
Location:
Gulfport , Mississippi
Posted:
December 12, 2017
Reference:
06212-3138
We are looking for a Registered Nurse Infection Control/Employee Health to work 8AM-4:30PM. Apply today or contact the recruiter at angelica.albrecht@hcahealthcare.com

The Top 3 Reason's Employees love working on this Unit:


1. Excellent Leadership - Manager's and Directors are always available
2. It is very rewarding to be a part of the Garden Park family
3. Teamwork

Learn more about working at Garden Park Medical Center where above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life: https://youtu.be/rnfzHZZTwv8

About Garden Park Medical Center

Garden Park Medical Center is a 130-bed acute care facility located at the intersection of I-10 and Hwy. 49 in Gulfport. The hospital provides an extensive array of inpatient and outpatient services including 24-hour emergency room services. The hospital is an affiliate of HCA Inc., the nation's leading provider of healthcare services that is made up of locally managed facilities that include 171 hospitals and 118 freestanding surgery centers located in 20 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom, and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. Garden Park has some of the most comprehensive services in Harrison County, featuring all private rooms with a number of specialty services including: Seasons Behavioral Health Center, Family Birth Center, Level III Trauma Center, Sleep Disorder Clinic, The Wound Healing Center and more.

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Infection Control / Employee Health Registered Nurse is trained in hospital epidemiology principles and is responsible for the surveillance, analysis, and reporting of nosocomial infections; educating employees about infection control; and the development of health system policies and procedures to insure rigorous infection control standards that meet JCAHO, OSHA, Public Health Department, and Center for Disease Control requirements. The Infection Control / Employee Health Nurse uses computerized HRIS to track vaccinations/immunizations and communicates with employees using hospital based clinical application software.
Qualifications:
EDUCATION - Graduate from an accredited professional nurse program; Bachelors Degree in nursing preferred.

EXPERIENCE - Minimum of 2 years of clinical nursing experience. One (1) year previous experience in acute care preferred; experience with Occupational Health/Employee Health strongly preferred. Knowledge of laws, regulations and standards related to hospital infection control; Previous experience as an Infection Control Nurse preferred.

CERTIFICATE/LICENSE - Current MS or compact state RN license/permit; current BCLS certification; current Certification with the Mississippi Dept. of Health for Tuberculosis Surveillance and Testing required within 6 months of hire; CIC is preferred.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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