Coordinator Infection Control - Quality & Infection Control
Penn State Health
Location: Hershey, Pennsylvania
Internal Number: 20523
Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Day Hours: 8 hours Shifts
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Responsible to the Director of Infection Prevention and Regulatory & Accreditation and indirectly to the Hospital Epidemiologist for supervision and coordination of infection.
A Bachelor's Degree in Science of Nursing or its equivalency and Registered Professional Nurse currently licensed by the Pennsylvania Board of Nurse Examiners, or a Bachelor's Degree in Medical Technology, Microbiology or related field.
Infection Control Certification preferred.
One to two years of effective experience in the area of infectious disease or related areas.
If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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