Infection Prevention and Control Manager needed at Mediclinic

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Mediclinic’s job vacancy, Career and Recruitment

Job title : Infection Prevention and Control Manager jobs in Not specified

Job Location : Not specified,

Deadline : September 04, 2022

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MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB

To ensure the implementation and maintenance of a functional Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) programme at the hospital level

KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS

  • Identify, mitigate and manage risks related to Infection Prevention and Control
  • Investigate, analyse and interpret clinical data and act upon findings
  • Ensure adherence to statutory bodies
  • Identify training needs in the hospital and provide input in the development of training material
  • Influence and equip hospital teams to understand and comply to IPC
  • policies and principles
  • Provide support with patient safety and quality improvement initiatives in
  • the absence of the Patient Safety Manager
  • Continuous professional development

REQUIRED EDUCATION

ESSENTIAL EDUCATION: Nursing qualification (degree or diploma)

DESIRED EDUCATION: Formal IPC course / Post Graduate diploma in
IPC

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

ESSENTIAL MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: 3-5 Years working in a hospital environment as a professional healthcare practitioner

DESIRED EXPERIENCE: 1 2 years IPC related work, supervision of a small team

REQUIRED JOB SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

  • Conducting a system analysis of healthcare,associated infections and institute preventative measures
  • Interpretation and application of the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) definitions
  • Auditing (e.g. compliance to hand hygiene and environmental cleaning audits)
  • Computer literate (Microsoft Office)
  • IPC surveillance and risk identification
  • Report writing skills
  • Identification; investigation and management of outbreaks
  • Understanding and application of relevant IPC principles
  • Data analysis and interpretation
  • Knowledge of relevant statutory requirements and accreditation standards
  • Knowledge and experience in quality improvement methodology

How to Apply for this Offer

Interested and Qualified candidates should Click here to Apply online

Professional Nurse Specialised - Theatre - Scrub needed at Mediclinic
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