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DIR - INFECTION PREVENTION (FT) Summerlin Hospital - (116082)

Universal Health Services
Las Vegas, NV 89101
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About Summerlin Hospital:

Summerlin Hospital is a 485-bed hospital featuring emergency services; a busy maternity department with an average of 450 deliveries per month; a Childrens Medical Center with a NICU, a pediatric ICU and separate pediatric ER; advanced cardiovascular care, surgical services, womens health and oncology care. Summerlin Hospital is an accredited Chest Pain with PCI facility and a Primary Stroke Center, and has received multiple awards from the American Heart Association Get with the Guidelines program.

Job Description:

Directs the facility Infection Prevention (IP) and Control programs. Assesses regulatory compliance and ongoing IP readiness. Oversees clinical IP programs while promoting patient safety. Assesses reporting compliance with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), state and local reporting agencies, and the Centers for Disease Control and Preventions (CDC) National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) standard surveillance definitions. Oversees IP surveillance and the collection, analysis and reporting of IP data.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:


Master's in Nursing, Education, Epidemiology, Public Health, clinical Microbiology or other health related science, required.


Three (3) to five (5) years clinical experience in health related field required. Two (2) years experience in Infection Prevention or epidemiology Leadership role required.

Technical Skills:

Computer knowledge and proficiency of Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint and statistical analysis programs, with strong overall computer skills


Current State of Nevada license in Nursing, Medical Laboratory Sciences, or other related health science if applicable. Current national certification in Infection Control (CIC)


Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care/service appropriate to the age of the patients served on the assigned unit/department.


Expert knowledge of National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN)

Posted: 2019-12-18 Expires: 2020-04-02

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DIR - INFECTION PREVENTION (FT) Summerlin Hospital - (116082)

Universal Health Services
Las Vegas, NV 89101

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